1986 English cricket season

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1986 English cricket season

The 1986 English cricket season saw Essex win the County Championship for the third time in four seasons.[1] New Zealand and India toured England to compete in a test series with New Zealand beating England 1-0 and India winning 2-0.[2] [3]


Test series[edit]

New Zealand tour[edit]

India tour[edit]

Zimbabwe visit[edit]

The Zimbabwe national cricket team made a short visit to England and played a single limited overs match against Northamptonshire, the county winning by 7 wickets.[4]

County Championship[edit]

NatWest Trophy[edit]

Benson & Hedges Cup[edit]

Sunday League[edit]

Rest of the World team[edit]

The Rest of the World XI played a one-day versus a West Indies XI for the Sport Aid charity at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham. The match was a no result due to rain.[5]


  1. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 493-494. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9. 
  2. ^ "NEW ZEALAND IN ENGLAND : JUL/AUG 1986 (3 TESTS)". ESPN Cricinfo. 
  3. ^ "India in England : May/Jul 1986 (3 TESTS)". ESPN Cricinfo. 
  4. ^ CricketArchive – scorecard
  5. ^ CricketArchive

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