Denis Compton

Full name:Denis Charles Scott Compton
Born:23rd May 1918, Hendon, Middlesex, England
Died:23rd April 1997, Windsor, Berkshire, England
Batting:Right-hand batsman
Bowling:Slow left-arm chinaman
Other Sports:Soccer for Arsenal (1950 FA Cup Final) and England (in wartime internationals).
Biography:Awarded CBE in 1958 New Year Honours
Relations:Brother: LH Compton; Grandson: BG Compton; Grandson: NRD Compton; Son: PMD Compton; Son: RCD Compton
Teams:England (Test: 1937-1956/57); Middlesex (Main FC: 1936-1958); Europeans (Main FC: 1944/45-1945/46); Holkar (Main FC: 1944/45); Marylebone Cricket Club (Other FC: 1936-1964); South (Other FC: 1937-1953); Players (Other FC: 1937-1957); England (Other FC: 1937-1956/57); England XI (Other FC: 1938-1952); Sir PF Warner's XI (Other FC: 1938); Services XI (Other FC: 1944/45); Major-General Stewart's XII (Other FC: 1944/45); CK Nayudu's XI (Other FC: 1944/45); East Zone (Other FC: 1945/46); The Rest (Other FC: 1946-1957); Marylebone Cricket Club South African Touring Team (Other FC: 1948); TN Pearce's XI (Other FC: 1955-1956); LEG Ames' XI (Other FC: 1957); AER Gilligan's XI (Other FC: 1958); Commonwealth XI (Other FC: 1959/60); International Cavaliers (Other FC: 1963/64); Middlesex Second XI (Minor Counties Championship: 1935-1936); All teams
Middlesex cap: 1937
Wisden Cricketer of the Year: 1939
Middlesex benefit season: 1949 (raised 12,200 pounds)
Middlesex Captain: 1951 - 1952
South African Cricket Annual Cricketer of the Year: 1957
Lists of matches and more detailed statistics

Test Career Batting and Fielding (1937-1956/57)
Test Career Bowling (1937-1956/57)

First-Class Career Batting and Fielding (1936-1964)
First-Class Career Bowling (1936-1964)





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