1979 English cricket season
1978
1980

The 1979 English cricket season was the 80th in which the County Championship had been an official competition. The second Cricket World Cup was played and West Indies defeated England in the final. The County Championship was won by Essex for the first time.

Honours

World Cup

Main article: 1979 Cricket World Cup

Test series

India tour

Main article: Indian cricket team in England in 1979

County Championship

Main article: 1979 County Championship

Gillette Cup

Main article: 1979 Gillette Cup

Benson & Hedges Cup

Main article: 1979 Benson & Hedges Cup

Sunday League

Main article: 1979 John Player League

Leading batsmen

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Leading bowlers

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References

Annual reviews