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 Leicestershire County Cricket Club

The Leicestershire CCC Cricket Archive

Leicestershire in First-Class Matches in 1979

See Also One-Day Matches and Second XI Matches and Other Matches

Captain: K Higgs
Portrait of Ken Higgs
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team picture
copyright © Neville Chadwick Photography
Home Grounds used:
Grace Road, Leicester

Away Grounds visited:
FP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge; County Ground, Derby; Edgbaston, Birmingham; Trent Bridge, Nottingham; County Ground, Chelmsford; The University Parks, Oxford; Kennington Oval, Kennington; Mote Park, Maidstone; Phoenix County Ground, Bristol; Park Avenue Cricket Ground, Bradford; Wellingborough School Ground, Welingborough; Sophia Gardens, Cardiff; Old Trafford, Manchester

Championship playing record:
P 21     W 4     D 12     L 5

First-Class playing record:
P 24     W 5     D 14     L 5

Click on these links for the season's First-Class scorecards and results
or First-Class batting averages or First-Class bowling averages or Championship batting averages or Championship bowling averages

17 players appeared in First-Class matches for Leicestershire in 1979:
JP Agnew; JC Balderstone; J Birkenshaw; P Booth; NE Briers; PB Clift; NGB Cook; BF Davison; B Dudleston; DI Gower; K Higgs; GJ Parsons; M Schepens; K Shuttleworth; JF Steele; LB Taylor; RW Tolchard.

No player made their debut for Leicestershire in these matches in 1979.

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