23 October 1980
John Dyson scored 152 in the first innings of the Sheffield Shield match vs Western Australia at the SCG, part of an opening partnership of 319 with Rick McCosker.
23 October 1971
Ken Hatherly scored 152 not out in 5th Grade vs Northern District A at Tonkin Oval – the record score for 5ths at the time. He made his 152 runs out of 199 scored while he was at the crease.
24 October 1981
Graham McBarron took 9-88 in 3rd Grade vs Southern Districts at Fairfield Oval.
24 October 1998
Glenn McGrath took 5-66 off 25 overs in the first innings of the 3rd Test vs Pakistan in Karachi.
25 October 1980
Bob Mills took 8-28 in 5th Grade vs Balmain B at Birchgrove Oval.
25 October 1997
Jason Holley scored 183 in 2nd Grade vs Penrith at Howell Oval – the record score for 2nds at the time.
25 October 2016
Steve Smith scored 117 in the first innings of the Sheffield Shield match vs Queensland at the Gabba.
26 October 1968
Stuart Hall took 6 catches in an innings in “B” Shires vs Lane Cove at Mascot Oval – the most catches in an innings by a fieldsman for the Club.
29 October 2011
Matthew Burg scored 176 not out in 5th Grade vs Manly-Warringah at Tonkin Oval – the record score for 5ths at the time.
29 October 2020
Shane Watson played the last cricket match of his career, for Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Dubai.
1st Grade Debuts:
23 October – 1965: Bob Cartwright, Bruce Hopkin, Gary Parker; 2011: Kerrod White
24 October – 1981: Brett Johnson
26 October – 1986: Jason Horn; 2008: Ben Marciante
27 October – 2013: Jack Leaning; 2019: Pushpinder Singh
29 October – 2006: Anthony Clarke-Bruce, David Murphy