Glamorgan’s playing record during 1949

Finishing position in the County Championship – 8th

Wilf Wooller (fourth left) leads out the Glamorgan team from the pavilion at Rodney Parade in Newport for their County Championship match in 1949 against Yorkshire. For Johnnie Clay, second left, it was the final appearance of an illustrious county career stretching back to 1921. Photo Credit – Glamorgan Cricket Archives.

First-class victories:

May 18, 19, 20 v Worcestershire at Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd – won by 3 wickets.

June 11, 13, 14 v Somerset at The Gnoll, Neath – won by 115 runs.

June 18, 20, 21 v Kent at St. Helen’s, Swansea – won by 10 wickets.

June 22, 23, 24 v Essex at Welfare Ground, Ebbw Vale – won by 9 wickets.

June 29, 30, July 1 v Northamptonshire at Cardiff Arms Park  – won by 6 wickets.

July 16, 18, 19 v Derbyshire at Rodney Parade, Newport – won by 6 wickets.

Aug 10, 11, 12 v Warwickshire at Coventry – won by 5 wickets.

Below is a link to view the “1949 Stat Pack” which contains the season’s batting and bowling averages, together with the details of the century-makers plus the bowlers who claimed ten wickets in a match during the summer.