1982 English cricket season

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1982 English cricket season

The 1982 English cricket season saw India and Pakistan tour England. Middlesex won the County Championship,[1] [2] The season also saw the welcome return to top class cricket of the leg spinner's art as Abdul Qadir proved the most entertaining player of the season.

India and Pakistan toured England to compete in a test series with England. England beat India 1-0 and beat Pakistan 2-1.[3] [4]


Test series[edit]

India tour[edit]

Pakistan tour[edit]

In May-July the Indian cricket team in England in 1982 played 3 Tests and 2 ODIs. Pakistan played a similar itinerary from June to September.

Zimbabwe tour[edit]

The Zimbabwe team made its inaugural tour of England in 1982 and played two first-class matches, both of which were drawn.

County Championship[edit]

NatWest Trophy[edit]

Main article: 1982 NatWest Trophy

Benson & Hedges Cup[edit]

Sunday League[edit]

External sources[edit]

Annual reviews[edit]


  1. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 493-494. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9. 
  2. ^ Wynne-Thomas, Peter (1983). The Hamlyn A-Z of Cricket Records. Hamlyn Publishing Group. ISBN 0-600-34667-6. 
  3. ^ "India in England, 1982". ESPN Cricinfo. 
  4. ^ "PAKISTAN IN ENGLAND : JUL/AUG 1982 (3 TESTS)". ESPN Cricinfo.