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Kent in First-Class Matches in 1956

See Also Second XI Matches and Other Matches

Captain: DVP Wright

Home Grounds used:
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury; Hesketh Park, Dartford; Bat and Ball Ground, Gravesend; The Nevill Ground, Tunbridge Wells; The Rectory Field, Blackheath; Mote Park, Maidstone; Garrison Ground 2, Gillingham; Crabble Athletic Ground, Dover

Away Grounds visited:
FP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge; County Ground, Southampton; St Helen's, Swansea; Courtaulds Ground, Coventry; Grace Road, Leicester; Recreation Ground, Bath; War Memorial Ground, Amblecote; Old Trafford, Manchester; Kennington Oval, Kennington; Central Recreation Ground, Hastings; County Ground, Northampton; North Marine Road, Scarborough; Vista Road Recreation Ground, Clacton-on-Sea; Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood; College Ground, Cheltenham

Championship playing record:
P 28     W 4     D 12     L 12

First-Class playing record:
P 30     W 4     D 14     L 12

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

26 players appeared in First-Class matches for Kent in 1956:
JM Allan; AF Brazier; AW Catt; MC Cowdrey; BE Disbury; AL Dixon; TG Evans; AE Fagg; DJ Halfyard; P Hearn; PH Jones; SE Leary; ARB Neame; JCT Page; J Pettiford; AH Phebey; JF Pretlove; TL Pritchard; JM Prodger; F Ridgway; AC Shirreff; G Smith; JG Spanswick; DG Ufton; RC Wilson; DVP Wright.

4 players made their debut for Kent in these matches in 1956:
DJ Halfyard; ARB Neame; TL Pritchard; JM Prodger.

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