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Alamgir Sheriyar (born 15 November 1973 in Birmingham, Warwickshire) is a former English first-class cricketer.
Joseph Alan Ormrod (born 22 December 1942) is a former English first-class cricketer who played for Worcestershire and Lancashire.
Alex Hepburn (born 21 December 1995) is an Australian cricketer who plays for Worcestershire County Cricket Club.
Alexander Geoffrey Milton (born 19 May 1996) is an English cricketer.
Allan Frederick Tinsdale White (5 September 1915 – 16 March 1993) was an English amateur first-class cricketer.
Andrew John Bichel (born 27 August 1970) is a former Australian cricketer, who played 19 Test matches and 67 One Day Internationals for Australia between 1997 and 2004.
Arthur Joseph Conway (1 April 1885 – 29 October 1954) was an English cricketer: a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler (although his Wisden obituary says merely "rather more than medium pace" Obituary. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955.) who played 29 times for Worcestershire (and twice for HK Foster's XI) between 1910 and 1919.
Arthur Fielder (19 July 1877 – 30 August 1949) was an English professional cricketer who played as a fast bowler for Kent County Cricket Club and the England cricket team between 1900 and 1914.
The Australia national cricket team is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having played in the first ever Test match in 1877.
When the First World War ended in November 1918, thousands of Australian servicemen were in Europe as members of the First Australian Imperial Force (AIF) and many remained until the spring of 1919.
Basil Lewis D'Oliveira CBE OIS (4 October 1931 – 19 November 2011) was an England international cricketer of South African Cape Coloured background, whose potential selection by England for the scheduled 1968–69 tour of apartheid-era South Africa caused the D'Oliveira affair.
BBC Sport is a department of the BBC North division providing national sports coverage for BBC Television, radio and online.
Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, England.
Oliver Benjamin Cox (born 2 February 1992) is an English cricketer who plays county cricket for Worcestershire.
Benjamin Francis Smith (born 3 April 1972) is a former English first-class cricketer who was a right-handed batsman and occasional right-arm medium-pace bowler.
Benjamin Jake Twohig (born 13 April 1998) is an English cricketer.
The Benson & Hedges Cup was a one-day cricket competition for first-class counties in England and Wales that was held from 1972 to 2002, one of cricket's longest sponsorship deals.
Robert Berry (29 January 1926 – 2 December 2006) was an English cricketer.
Robert Gillespie Broadbent (21 June 1924 – 26 April 1993) was an English first-class cricketer who played for Worcestershire between 1950 and 1963.
Robert George Mallaby Carter (born 11 July 1937), known as Bob, is a former English cricketer who played first-class and List A cricket for Worcestershire.
Robert Elliott Storey Wyatt (2 May 1901 – 20 April 1995) was an English cricketer who played for Warwickshire, Worcestershire and England in a career lasting nearly thirty years from 1923 to 1951.
Bournville is a model village on the south side of Birmingham, England, best known for its connections with the Cadbury family and chocolate – including a dark chocolate bar branded Bournville.
The Bournville Cricket Ground in Birmingham, England was used for first-class cricket by Worcestershire on two occasions.
Brett Louis D'Oliveira (born 28 February 1992) is an English cricketer, a right handed batsman and leg spin bowler who currently plays for Worcestershire.
Brian Maurice Brain (born 13 September 1940 in Worcester) is a former English first-class cricketer whose career with Worcestershire and Gloucestershire stretched over more than two decades.
Callum James Ferguson (born 21 November 1984) is an Australian cricketer who has briefly represented Australia in all three forms of international cricket.
In sport, a cap is a metaphorical term for a player's appearance in a game at international level.
The captain of a cricket team, often referred to as the skipper, is the appointed leader, having several additional roles and responsibilities over and above those of the other players.
The Chain Wire Club Ground in Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire was used for first-class cricket by Worcestershire County Cricket Club on a single occasion: a County Championship match against Lancashire in 1980, which Worcestershire won by an innings and 153 runs.
Charles Andrew John Morris (born 6 July 1992 in Hereford) is an English cricketer active 2012 to 2014 who plays for Worcestershire.
Charles Henry Palmer CBE (15 May 1919 – 31 March 2005) was an English cricketer, who played for Leicestershire and Worcestershire from 1938 to 1959.
The Chester Road North Ground, often referred to simply as Chester Road, is a cricket ground in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England.
Chris Tolley is a retired first-class cricketer who played for Worcestershire and Nottinghamshire.
Colin Blythe (30 May 1879 – 8 November 1917), also known as Charlie Blythe, was an English first-class cricketer, active from 1899 to 1914.
The County Championship, currently known as the Specsavers County Championship for sponsorship reasons, is the domestic first-class cricket competition in England and Wales and is organised by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB).
Inter-county cricket matches are known to have been played since the early 18th century, involving teams that are representative of the historic counties of England and Wales.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Cyril Frederick Walters (28 August 1905 – 23 December 1992) was a Welsh first-class cricketer who had most of his success after leaving Glamorgan to do duty as captain-secretary of Worcestershire.
Damian Basil D'Oliveira (19 October 1960 – 29 June 2014) was a South African cricketer who played first-class cricket for Worcestershire, and was the Academy director of Worcestershire County Cricket Club.
Daryl Keith Henry Mitchell (born 25 November 1983) is an English first-class cricketer.
David John Humphries (born 6 August 1953) is a former English cricketer who played county cricket for Leicestershire and Worcestershire, being capped by Worcestershire in 1978.
David Antony Leatherdale (born 26 November 1967 in Bradford, Yorkshire) is a former English cricketer.
David Mark Smith (born 9 January 1956, Balham, London, England) is an English former cricketer, who played in two Tests and two ODIs for England from 1986 to 1990.
Sir Derek Birley (31 May 1926 – 14 May 2002) was a distinguished English educationalist and a prize-winning writer on the social history of sport, particularly cricket.
Derek Brooke Pearson (born 29 March 1937) is an English former first-class cricketer who played from the mid-1950s until the early 1960s, taking over 200 wickets.
Dick Howorth (26 April 1909 – 2 April 1980) was an English all-rounder for Worcestershire between 1933 and 1951.
Dick Richardson (born Derek Walter Richardson, 3 November 1934) is an English former cricketer, who played in one Test for England in 1957.
Dillon Young Pennington (born 26 February 1999) is an English cricketer.
Dipak Narshibhai Patel (born 25 October 1958) is a Kenyan-born former New Zealand cricketer, who played 37 Tests and 75 One Day Internationals for the New Zealand cricket team.
Donald Kenyon (15 May 1924 – 12 November 1996) was an English first-class cricketer, who played in eight Tests for England from 1951 to 1955.
Douglas Norman Frank Slade (born 24 August 1940, Feckenham, Redditch, Worcestershire) is a former English cricketer who played for Worcestershire and Shropshire.
Dudley is a large town in the county of West Midlands, England, south-east of Wolverhampton and north-west of Birmingham.
Edward George Barnard (born 20 November 1995) is an English cricketer who plays for Worcestershire County Cricket Club.
Edwin "Eddie" Cooper (30 November 1915 – 29 October 1968) was an English cricketer: a right-handed batsman who played 249 first-class matches for Worcestershire (and one for North of England) between 1936 and 1951.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The England cricket team represents England and Wales (and, until 1992, also Scotland) in international cricket.
Essex County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Evesham is a market town and parish in the Wychavon district of Worcestershire, southern England with a population of 23,576, according to the 2011 census.
The Evesham Cricket Club Ground in Evesham, Worcestershire was used for first-class cricket by Worcestershire County Cricket Club on a single occasion: a County Championship match against Gloucestershire in 1951, which Worcestershire won by six wickets.
Fast bowling is one of the two main approaches to bowling in the sport of cricket, the other being spin bowling.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
Charles Frederick (Fred) Root (16 April 1890 – 20 January 1954) was an English cricketer who played for England in 1926 and for Derbyshire between 1910 and 1920 and for Worcestershire between 1921 and 1932.
Frederick Lloyd Bowley (9 November 1873 – 31 May 1943) was an English first-class cricketer who played county cricket for Worcestershire from the 1890s to the 1920s.
The Friends Provident Trophy was a one-day cricket competition in the United Kingdom.
Gavin Richard Haynes (born 29 September 1969 in Wordsley, Stourbridge) is a retired professional cricketer who played for Worcestershire from 1991 to 1999.
George Alfred Wilson (5 April 1877 – 3 March 1962) was an English cricketer, a right-arm fast bowler and right-handed batsman who was the first man to take a wicket for Worcestershire County Cricket Club after they attained first-class status for the 1899 season.
George Herbert Chesterton MBE (15 July 1922 – 3 November 2012) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket between 1949 and 1966.
George Dews (5 June 1921 – 29 January 2003) was an English first-class cricketer and footballer.
Sir George Herbert Dowty (27 March 1901 – 2 December 1975) was an English inventor and businessman.
George Harry Rhodes (born 26 October 1993) is an English cricketer.
George Louis Sheridan Scrimshaw (born 10 February 1998) is an English cricketer.
Glenn Donald McGrath AM (born 9 February 1970) is an Australian former international cricketer, who played all formats of the game for fourteen years.
Glenn Maitland Turner (born 26 May 1947) played cricket for New Zealand and was one of the country's best and most prolific batsmen.
Gloucestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Gordon John Lord (born 25 April 1961) is an English cricket coach, coach educator, and retired first-class cricketer.
Graeme Ashley Hick MBE (born 23 May 1966) is a former English cricketer who played 65 Test matches and 120 One Day Internationals for England.
Graham Roy Dilley (18 May 1959 – 5 October 2011) was an English cricketer, whose main role was as a fast bowler.
The grounds of Haden Hill House, known as Haden Hill Park are situated at Haden Hill, near Halesowen in the heart of the West Midlands, England.
Halesowen is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley, in the West Midlands, England.
Harold Harry Ian Haywood Gibbons (8 October 1904 – 16 February 1973), sometimes known as "Doc" Gibbons, was an English first-class cricketer: a right-handed opening batsman and occasional right-arm bowler who was the first man to win a county cap for Worcestershire, as well as a reliable fielder in the deep.
Harry Surtees Altham (30 November 1888 – 11 March 1965) was an English cricketer who became an important figure in the game as an administrator, historian and coach.
Henry Knollys "Harry" Foster MBE (30 October 1873 – 23 June 1950) was an English first-class cricketer who played for Oxford University and Worcestershire.
Hartlebury Common is an area of lowland heath in north Worcestershire, England, situated just outside the town of Stourport-on-Severn.
Hartley Leroy Alleyne (born 28 February 1957 in Derricks, St James) is a former Barbadian first-class cricketer: a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler who played for Barbados, Worcestershire, Kent and Natal between 1978-79 and 1989-90.
Hereford is a cathedral city, civil parish and county town of Herefordshire, England.
The historic counties of England are areas that were established for administration by the Normans, in many cases based on earlier kingdoms and shires created by the Anglo-Saxons and others.
Huddersfield is a large market town in West Yorkshire, England.
Henry Yarnold, known as Hugo, who was born at Worcester on 6 July 1917 and died in a road accident at Leamington Spa on 13 August 1974, was an English first-class cricketer who became a Test cricket umpire.
Sir Ian Terence Botham, OBE (born 24 November 1955) is an English former cricketer and current cricket commentator.
Nawab Iftikhar Ali Khan, sometimes I. A. K. Pataudi (16 March 1910 – 5 January 1952) was the 8th Nawab of Pataudi and the captain of the India national cricket team for the tour to England in 1946.
Imran Ahmad Khan Niazi PP, HI (born 5 October 1952) is the Chairman of Pakistan Movement of Justice and the candidate for the Prime Minister of Pakistan in the upcoming Pakistani general election, 2018.
The Ireland cricket team represents all of Ireland.
Jack Flavell (15 May 1929 – 25 February 2004) was an English cricketer who played in four Tests for England from 1961 to 1964.
Jack Alexander Haynes (born 30 January 2001) is an English cricketer.
James Cumbes (born 4 May 1944), sometimes known as Jim or Jimmy, is an English former sportsman.
James Alfred Standen (born 30 May 1935) is an English former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper in the Football League for Arsenal, Luton Town, West Ham United, Millwall and Portsmouth.
Thomas James Yardley (27 October 1946 – 20 November 2010) was an English first-class cricketer.
Joe Michael Clarke (born 26 May 1996) is an English cricketer who plays for Worcestershire County Cricket Club.
Joseph Leach (born 30 October 1990) is an English cricketer.
Keith John Aldridge (born 13 March 1935) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Worcestershire in England and for Tasmania in Australia.
John Alexander Cuffe (26 June 1880 – 5 May 1931) was an Australian-born English first-class cricketer who played more than 200 times for Worcestershire between 1903 and 1914, having previously made a single appearance for New South Wales.
John Darling Inchmore (born 22 February 1949) is a former English cricketer who played first-class and List A cricket for Worcestershire during the 1970s and 1980s.
John Morton Parker (born 21 February 1951) is a former New Zealand Test and ODI first-class cricketer.
Joshua Charles Tongue (born 15 November 1997) is an English cricketer who plays for Worcestershire County Cricket Club.
Joshua Jamie Dell (born 26 September 1997) is an English cricketer.
Kent County Cricket Club is one of the eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Kevin Sharp (born 6 April 1959, Leeds, Yorkshire, England) is an English cricket coach and a former first-class cricketer.
Kidderminster is a large town and civil parish in the Wyre Forest district of Worcestershire, England.
Ladislaus Frederick Outschoorn (26 September 1918 – 9 January 1994), usually known as Laddie Outschoorn, was a first-class cricketer, a right-handed batsman and occasional right-arm medium-pace bowler who played for Worcestershire in the years after the Second World War.
Lancashire Cricket Club, one of eighteen first-class county clubs in the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales, represents the historic county of Lancashire.
Left-arm orthodox spin also known as Slow Left Arm Orthodox spin bowling is a type of Left Arm Finger Off spin bowling in the sport of cricket.
A leg break is a type of delivery in the sport of cricket.
Leg theory is a bowling tactic in the sport of cricket.
Leicestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Leonard John "Len" Coldwell (10 January 1933 – 6 August 1996) was an English cricketer, who played in seven Tests for England from 1962 to 1964.
Limited overs cricket, also known as one-day cricket and in a slightly different context as List A cricket, is a version of the sport of cricket in which a match is generally completed in one day, whereas Test and first-class matches can take up to five days to complete.
List A cricket is a classification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport of cricket.
This is a list in alphabetical order of cricketers who have played for Worcestershire County Cricket Club in top-class matches since 1899 when the club joined the County Championship and the team was elevated to official first-class status.
Worcestershire County Cricket Club are an English cricket club based in Worcester, Worcestershire.
Martin James Guptill (born 30 September 1986), or Martin Guptill, is a New Zealand international cricketer who plays as the opening batsman in all formats of the game.
Martin John Horton (21 April 1934 – 3 April 2011) was an English cricketer, who played in two Tests in 1959.
Martin John Weston (born 8 April 1959 in Worcester) is a retired professional cricketer who played for Worcestershire from 1979 to 1995.
Michael Lionel Yeoward Ainsworth (13 May 1922 – 28 August 1978) was an English cricketer: a right-handed batsman who played his county cricket for Worcestershire but also appeared on a number of occasions for Combined Services and Free Foresters.
The Minor Counties Cricket Championship is a season-long competition in England that is contested by those county cricket clubs that do not have first-class status.
The Minor Counties are the cricketing counties of England and Wales that are not afforded first-class status.
Mitchell Thomas Spencer (born 8 March 1993) is an English cricketer.
Moeen Munir Ali (born 18 June 1987) is an English international cricketer.
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England.
Nadeem Malik (ندیم ملک; born 6 October 1982 in Nottingham), known by his last two names, is an English first-class cricketer, a right-arm fast-medium seam bowler and right-handed lower-order batsman.
Neal Victor Radford (born 7 June 1957, Luanshya, Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia) is an English former first-class cricketer, who appeared in three Tests and six ODIs for England. He also played for Transvaal, Lancashire, Worcestershire, and Herefordshire. The cricket writer, Colin Bateman, noted "Neal Radford took a circuitious route to Test cricket".
New Road, Worcester, England, has been the home cricket ground of Worcestershire County Cricket Club since 1896.
In English cricket since the first half of the 18th century, various ad hoc teams have been formed for short-term purposes which have been called England (or sometimes "All-England"; i.e., in the sense of "the rest of England") to play against, say, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) or an individual county team.
Norman Gifford (born 30 March 1940, Ulverston, Lancashire, now part of Cumbria) is a retired English cricketer, who played primarily as a left-arm spinner.
Northamptonshire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Off break is the type of delivery in the sport of cricket.
Old Hill is in the metropolitan borough of Sandwell in the West Midlands, England.
Oliver Edward "Olly" Westbury (born 2 July 1997) is an English cricketer.
A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually 50.
Patrick Rhys Brown (born 23 August 1998) is an English cricketer.
Alan Paul Pridgeon (born 22 February 1954) is a former English cricketer who played first-class and List A cricket for Worcestershire, taking 530 first-class and 273 List A wickets for the county between the early 1970s and the late 1980s.
Percy Frederick Jackson (11 May 1911 – 27 April 1999) was a Scottish born English cricketer for Worcestershire County Cricket Club.
Peter Edward Richardson (4 July 1931 – 17 February 2017) was an English cricketer, who played for Worcestershire, Kent and, in 34 Tests, for England.
Benjamin Philip King, known as Phil King (22 April 1915 – 31 March 1970) was an English first-class cricketer who played 117 matches either side of the Second World War, first for Worcestershire, and then – despite his Yorkshire birthplace – for Lancashire.
Phillip Anthony "Phil" Neale OBE (born 5 June 1954 in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England) is a former first-class cricketer who played for Worcestershire and captained the team to success in the County Championship in 1988 and 1989.
Philip John Newport (born 11 October 1962 in High Wycombe) is a former English first-class cricketer, who played primarily as a seam and swing bowler.
Phil Weston (born William Phillip Christopher Weston on 16 June 1973 in Durham) is an English former cricketer.
Playfair Cricket Annual is a compact annual about cricket that is published in the United Kingdom each April, just before the English cricket season is due to begin.
The NatWest Pro40 League was a one-day cricket league for first-class cricket counties in England and Wales.
Reginald Erskine Foster, nicknamed Tip Foster, commonly designated R. E. Foster in sporting literature (16 April 1878 – 13 May 1914) was an English first-class cricketer and football player.
The Racecourse Ground is a cricket ground in Hereford, England.
Raymond William Price (born 12 June, 1976) is a former international Zimbabwean cricketer.
Reginald Thomas David "Reg" Perks (4 October 1911, Hereford – 22 November 1977, Worcester) was an English cricketer who played in 2 Tests in 1939, and was the mainstay of Worcestershire's bowling for a long period from the middle 1930s until the middle 1950s.
The result in a game of cricket may be a "win" for one of the two teams playing, a "draw" or a "tie".
Karl Reuben Spiring (born 13 November 1974 in Southport) was an English cricketer.
Richard Keith Illingworth (born 23 August 1963) is an English former cricketer, who is currently a first-class cricket umpire.
Robert Dixon Burrows (6 June 1871 – 12 February 1943) was a first-class cricketer who played for Worcestershire County Cricket Club between 1899 and 1919, he also umpired one test match and set a world record in 1911 when he sent a bail spinning 67 yards and 6 inches when he bowled Huddleston at Old Trafford.
George Rodney Cass (born 23 April 1940) is a former English cricketer: a wicket-keeper who played first-class cricket for Essex and Worcestershire in England, and for Tasmania in Australia, in the 1960s and 1970s.
Roly Jenkins (sometimes spelt Roley) (24 November 1918 – 22 July 1995) was an English cricketer, almost exclusively for Worcestershire as a leg spinner in the period immediately after World War II.
Ronald George Alphonso Headley (born 29 June 1939) is a former West Indian cricketer who played in two Tests and one ODI in 1973.
Ronald Ernest Bird, sometimes known as Ronnie, (4 April 1915 – 20 February 1985) was an English cricketer who played 195 first-class matches in the years after the Second World War.
Ross Andrew Whiteley (born 13 September 1988) is an English cricketer who currently plays for Worcestershire.
Major Rowland Francis Bowen (27 February 1916 – 4 September 1978 at Buckfastleigh, Devon) was a cricket researcher, historian and writer.
Roy Booth (born 1 October 1926, Marsden, West Yorkshire, England) was an English first-class cricketer, who played for both Yorkshire and Worcestershire.
Roy Webber (died 14 November 1962 aged 48) was a British cricket scorer and statistician.
The Scotland national cricket team play their home matches at The Grange, Edinburgh.
Seth Somers Park in Halesowen, West Midlands was used for first-class cricket by Worcestershire on two occasions in the 1960s, at which time Halesowen lay in Worcestershire.
The Sri Lanka national cricket team, nicknamed The Lions, is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test, One-Day International (ODI) and T20 International status.
Stephen Colin Moore (born 11 November 1980 in Johannesburg, South Africa) is a retired English cricketer.
Steven James "Steve" Magoffin (born 17 December 1979) is an Australian cricketer, currently contracted to Worcestershire in English county cricket, and having previously played for Western Australia and Queensland in Australian domestic matches.
Steven John Rhodes (born 17 June 1964, Bradford, Yorkshire, England) is an English cricket coach and a former English cricketer.
Steven Michael McEwan (born 5 May 1962, in Worcester) is a former English first-class cricketer: a right-arm fast-medium bowler and lower-order right-handed batsman who played for Worcestershire and Durham.
Stoke Edith is a village in the English county of Herefordshire, situated on the A438 road between Hereford and Ledbury.
Stourbridge is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley, in the West Midlands county of England.
Stourport-on-Severn, often shortened to Stourport, is a town and civil parish in the Wyre Forest District of North Worcestershire, England, a few miles to the south of Kidderminster and down stream on the River Severn from Bewdley.
Stuart Lampitt (born 29 July 1966 in Wolverhampton) was an English cricketer.
Surrey County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Taunton is a large regional town in Somerset, England.
Edward George Arnold (7 November 1876 – 25 October 1942) was an English cricketer who played in ten Test Matches from 1903 to 1907, and most of his 343 first-class matches for Worcestershire between 1899 and 1913.
Edward John Orton Hemsley (born 1 September 1943, in Stoke-on-Trent, England) was a professional footballer, playing at left-back for Sheffield United and Shrewsbury Town.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
Timothy Stephen Curtis (born 15 January 1960, Chislehurst, Kent) is a former England cricketer, English teacher and Director of Sport at RGS Worcester.
The Tipton Road cricket ground in Dudley, England was used for first-class cricket by Worcestershire CCC on 88 occasions between 1911 and 1971.
Thomas Charles "Tom" Fell (born 17 October 1993) is an English cricketer who plays for Worcestershire.
Thomas William Graveney OBE (16 June 1927 – 3 November 2015) was an English first-class cricketer, representing his country in 79 Test matches and scoring over 4,800 runs.
Thomas Masson "Tom" Moody (born 2 October 1965) is a former Australian first-class cricketer and the former coach of the Sri Lankan cricket team.
Travis Michael Head (born 29 December 1993) is an Australian cricketer, currently contracted to South Australia and the Adelaide Strikers for domestic matches.
Twenty20 cricket, sometimes written Twenty-20, and often abbreviated to T20, is a short form of cricket.
The Twenty20 Cup, known since 2014 as the t20 Blast, is a professional Twenty20 cricket competition for English and Welsh first-class counties.
Vanburn Alonzo Holder (born 10 October 1945) is a former Barbadian first-class cricketer who played in forty Tests and twelve ODIs for the West Indies from 1969 to 1979.
Vikram Singh Solanki (born 1 April 1976) is a former English first-class cricketer, who played limited over internationals for England.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
The War Memorial Athletic Ground, often referred to as simply the War Memorial Ground, is a sports ground in the Amblecote region of Stourbridge, West Midlands, England.
The West Indies cricket team, colloquially known as and (since June 2017) officially branded as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.
William Beaumont Burns (29 August 1883 – 7 July 1916) was an English cricketer who played more than 200 first-class matches in the early 20th century, the great bulk of them for Worcestershire, for whom he filled in as captain on a number of occasions when the usual incumbents were not available.
William Clarke (24 December 1798 – 25 August 1856) was an English cricketer and team manager who played first-class cricket from 1826 to 1855.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack (or simply Wisden or colloquially "the Bible of Cricket") is a cricket reference book published annually in the United Kingdom.
Worcester is a city in Worcestershire, England, southwest of Birmingham, west-northwest of London, north of Gloucester and northeast of Hereford.
Worcestershire (written abbreviation: Worcs) is a county in the West Midlands of England.
Yorkshire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Mohammad Younis Ahmed (born 20 October 1947, Jalandhar, India) is a Pakistani former first-class cricketer who played in four Tests and two ODIs from 1969 to 1987.
Zain-ul-Hassan (born 28 October 2000) is a Pakistan-born English cricketer.
The Zimbabwe national cricket team is administered by Zimbabwe Cricket (formerly known as the Zimbabwe Cricket Union or ZCU).
1901 was the twelfth season of County Championship cricket in England.
1903 was the 14th season of County Championship cricket in England.
1906 was the 17th season of County Championship cricket in England.
1907 was the 18th season of County Championship cricket in England.
1909 was the 20th season of County Championship cricket in England and featured a Test series between England and Australia.
1914 was the 25th season of County Championship cricket in England.
1925 was the 32nd season of County Championship cricket in England.
1931 was the 38th season of County Championship cricket in England.
1934 was the 41st season of County Championship cricket in England.
1946 was the 47th season of County Championship cricket in England.
1967 was the 68th season of County Championship cricket in England.
The 1983 Cricket World Cup (officially the Prudential Cup '83) was the 3rd edition of the Cricket World Cup tournament.
The 1988 English cricket season was the 89th in which the County Championship had been an official competition.
The 1991 English cricket season was the 92nd in which the County Championship had been an official competition.
The 1997 cricket season was the 98th in which the County Championship has been an official competition.
The 1999 Cricket World Cup (officially known as ICC Cricket World Cup '99) was the seventh edition of the Cricket World Cup, organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
The 2002 English cricket season was the 103rd in which the County Championship had been an official competition.
The 2006 English cricket season was the 107th in which the County Championship had been an official competition.
The 2007 English cricket season was the 108th in which the County Championship had been an official competition.
A series of destructive floods occurred in parts of the United Kingdom during the summer of 2007.
The 2008 English cricket season was the 109th in which the County Championship had been an official competition.