Red Rose Cricket Records: Number seven.
John Tommy Tyldesley: First man to score a century in each innings of a first-class match at Old Trafford.
K Martin Tebay
Published by Red Rose Books, Blackpool, Lancashire, 2020
Original A5 card wrappers, new.
(iv) + 12 pages, illustrated.
Limited edition of 30 copies, signed and numbered by Martin Tebay
The seventh in a series of short-run, limited edition monographs recollecting Red Rose cricket records, this publication recalls the first-class match played at Old Trafford, Manchester, on 13, 14, 15 June 1910. The county championship encounter between Lancashire and Hampshire saw John Tommy Tyldesley score two separate hundreds in the match, the first occasion on which any batsman had achieved that rare distinction on the Old Trafford ground.
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