Denis Compton Career History

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
Mar 1 1957 S Africa Port Elizabeth 1 0
2 5
Feb 15 1957 S Africa Johannesburg 1 42
2 1
Jan 25 1957 S Africa Durban 1 16
2 19
Jan 1 1957 S Africa Cape Town 1 58
2 64
Dec 24 1956 S Africa Johannesburg 1 5
2 32
Aug 23 1956 Australia The Oval 1 94
2 35*
Aug 13 1955 S Africa The Oval 1 30
2 30
Jul 21 1955 S Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 61
2 26
Jul 7 1955 S Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 158
2 71
Jun 23 1955 S Africa Lord's 1 20
2 69
Jun 9 1955 S Africa Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 27
Feb 25 1955 Australia Sydney 1 84
Jan 28 1955 Australia Adelaide 1 44
2 34*
Dec 31 1954 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 4
2 23
Nov 26 1954 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 2*
2 0
Aug 12 1954 Pakistan The Oval 1 53
2 29
Jul 22 1954 Pakistan Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 93
Jul 1 1954 Pakistan Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 278
Jun 10 1954 Pakistan Lord's 1 0
Mar 30 1954 W Indies Jamaica 1 31
2 DNB
Mar 17 1954 W Indies Trinidad 1 133
2 DNB
Feb 24 1954 W Indies Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana 1 64
2 DNB
Feb 6 1954 W Indies Barbados 1 13
2 93
Jan 15 1954 W Indies Jamaica 1 12
2 2
Aug 15 1953 Australia The Oval 1 16
2 22*
Jul 23 1953 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 0
2 61
Jul 9 1953 Australia Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 45
Jun 25 1953 Australia Lord's 1 57
2 33
Jun 11 1953 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0
2 DNB
Jun 19 1952 India Lord's 1 6
2 4*
Jun 5 1952 India Headingley Carnegie 1 14
2 35*
Aug 16 1951 S Africa The Oval 1 73
2 18
Jul 26 1951 S Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 25
Jun 21 1951 S Africa Lord's 1 79
2 DNB
Jun 7 1951 S Africa Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 112
2 5
Mar 24 1951 New Zealand Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 10
2 18
Mar 17 1951 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 79
Feb 23 1951 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 11
2 11*
Feb 2 1951 Australia Adelaide 1 5
2 0
Jan 5 1951 Australia Sydney 1 0
2 23
Dec 1 1950 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 3
2 0
Aug 12 1950 W Indies The Oval 1 44
2 11
Aug 13 1949 New Zealand The Oval 1 13
Jul 23 1949 New Zealand Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 25
Jun 25 1949 New Zealand Lord's 1 116
2 6
Jun 11 1949 New Zealand Headingley Carnegie 1 114
2 26
Mar 5 1949 S Africa Port Elizabeth 1 49
2 42
Feb 12 1949 S Africa Ellis Park, Johannesburg 1 24
2 25
Jan 1 1949 S Africa Cape Town 1 1
2 51*
Dec 27 1948 S Africa Ellis Park, Johannesburg 1 114
Dec 16 1948 S Africa Durban 1 72
2 28
Aug 14 1948 Australia The Oval 1 4
2 39
Jul 22 1948 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 23
2 66
Jul 8 1948 Australia Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 145*
2 0
Jun 24 1948 Australia Lord's 1 53
2 29
Jun 10 1948 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 19
2 184
Aug 16 1947 S Africa The Oval 1 53
2 113
Jul 26 1947 S Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 30
2 DNB
Jul 5 1947 S Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 115
2 6
Jun 21 1947 S Africa Lord's 1 208
2 DNB
Jun 7 1947 S Africa Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 65
2 163
Mar 21 1947 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 38
Feb 28 1947 Australia Sydney 1 17
2 76
Jan 31 1947 Australia Adelaide 1 147
2 103*
Jan 1 1947 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 11
2 14
Dec 13 1946 Australia Sydney 1 5
2 54
Nov 29 1946 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 17
2 15
Aug 17 1946 India The Oval 1 24*
Jul 20 1946 India Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 51
2 71*
Jun 22 1946 India Lord's 1 0
2 DNB
Aug 19 1939 W Indies The Oval 1 21
2 10*
Jul 22 1939 W Indies Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 4
2 34*
Jun 24 1939 W Indies Lord's 1 120
2 DNB
Aug 20 1938 Australia The Oval 1 1
Jul 22 1938 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 14
2 15
Jun 24 1938 Australia Lord's 1 6
2 76*
Jun 10 1938 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 102
Aug 14 1937 New Zealand The Oval 1 65
2 DNB
Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Jan 25 1957 S Africa Durban 2 0/5
Jan 1 1957 S Africa Cape Town 2 0/3
Jun 10 1954 Pakistan Lord's 2 1/36
Mar 17 1954 W Indies Trinidad 1 2/40
2 0/51
Feb 24 1954 W Indies Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana 1 0/6
Feb 6 1954 W Indies Barbados 1 0/29
2 0/13
Jan 15 1954 W Indies Jamaica 1 0/5
Jun 25 1953 Australia Lord's 2 1/21
Jun 19 1952 India Lord's 2 0/10
Jun 5 1952 India Headingley Carnegie 1 0/20
Aug 16 1951 S Africa The Oval 1 0/5
Jul 26 1951 S Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 0/4
2 0/16
Jun 21 1951 S Africa Lord's 2 0/13
Jun 7 1951 S Africa Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0/7
Mar 17 1951 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 0/21
2 0/10
Feb 2 1951 Australia Adelaide 1 0/11
2 1/18
Jan 5 1951 Australia Sydney 1 0/14
Aug 12 1950 W Indies The Oval 1 0/21
Aug 13 1949 New Zealand The Oval 1 1/6
2 0/3
Jul 23 1949 New Zealand Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 1/28
2 1/28
Jun 25 1949 New Zealand Lord's 1 1/33
Jun 11 1949 New Zealand Headingley Carnegie 1 1/23
2 0/5
Mar 5 1949 S Africa Port Elizabeth 1 0/39
2 0/57
Feb 12 1949 S Africa Ellis Park, Johannesburg 1 0/19
2 0/35
Jan 1 1949 S Africa Cape Town 1 5/70
2 0/7
Dec 27 1948 S Africa Ellis Park, Johannesburg 1 1/34
2 0/31
Dec 16 1948 S Africa Durban 1 0/5
2 1/11
Aug 14 1948 Australia The Oval 1 0/6
Jul 22 1948 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 0/15
2 1/82
Jul 8 1948 Australia Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 2 0/18
Jun 24 1948 Australia Lord's 2 0/11
Jun 10 1948 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0/24
Aug 16 1947 S Africa The Oval 1 0/31
2 0/30
Jul 26 1947 S Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 0/9
2 0/10
Jul 5 1947 S Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 0/27
2 1/58
Jun 21 1947 S Africa Lord's 1 2/32
2 2/46
Jun 7 1947 S Africa Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0/6
2 0/14
Feb 28 1947 Australia Sydney 2 0/8
Jan 31 1947 Australia Adelaide 1 0/12
Dec 13 1946 Australia Sydney 1 0/38
Nov 29 1946 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 0/20
Aug 17 1946 India The Oval 1 0/15
Jul 20 1946 India Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 0/18
2 0/5
Aug 19 1939 W Indies The Oval 1 0/20
Jun 24 1939 W Indies Lord's 2 0/8
Aug 14 1937 New Zealand The Oval 2 2/34