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Warwickshire V Australians at Edgbaston
Warwickshire V Australians at Edgbaston

Warwickshire V Australians at Edgbaston 1926

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Warwickshire V Australians at Edgbaston 1926

1 mins United Kingdom

Edgbaston, 4 August 1926, and a large crowd have gathered in anticipation of Warwickshire taking on the Australian touring team. Bill Ponsford and Bill Woodfull take to the crease as opening batsmen for Australia. This was the first time during Australia's tour of England that the two of them opened the batting together. It would prove to be a successful partnership, with Ponsford scoring 144 and Woodfull 51. Warwickshire amassed a very respectable 363 before rain stopped play - a thunderstorm, actually - on the third day, leaving the match a draw.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Australia (Cricket Team) Warwickshire (cricket team) Edgbaston Cricket Ground Cricket Cricket matches

Collection

Tests and Tours

Released

1926

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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