Longest breaks in first-class cricket (20th century)

Days with no first-class cricketLast match before breakFirst match after break
312 days in 1917Europeans v IndiansBengal Governor’s XI v Maharaja of Cooch-Behar’s XI
12-14 January 191723-24 November 1917
246 days in 1916Europeans v IndiansMuslims v Parsees
31 December 1915-1 January 19164-6 September 1916
233 days in 1943NZ Army v Royal NZ Air ForceMuslims v Parsees
1-3 April 194323-25 November 1943
227 days in 1940Eastern Province v BorderNawanagar v Western India
23-25 March 19408-9 November 1940

Thanks to Jacob, Pelham Barton, Keith Walmsley
Last Updated 9 August 2020

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