1921 English cricket season

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1921 English cricket season
Cricket formats first-class, minor counties

In the 1921 English cricket season, Australia emphasised a post-war superiority that it owed in particular to the pace duo of Gregory and McDonald. Having won 5-0 in Australia the previous winter, the Australians won the first three Tests of the 1921 tour and then drew the last two.


Test series[edit]

England lost to Australia by 3-0 with two matches drawn.

Leading batsmen[edit]

Phil Mead topped the averages with 3179 runs @ 69.10

Leading bowlers[edit]

Wilfred Rhodes topped the averages with 141 wickets @ 13.27

Annual reviews[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Bill Frindall, The Wisden Book of Test Cricket 1877-1978, Wisden, 1979
  • Chris Harte, A History of Australian Cricket, Andre Deutsch, 1993
  • Ray Robinson, On Top Down Under, Cassell, 1975

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