Major cricket in 1939/40

 
Australia
  Other First-Class matches in Australia 1939/40
  Sheffield Shield 1939/40
 
India
  Bombay Pentangular Tournament 1939/40
  Madras Presidency Match 1939/40
  Ranji Trophy 1939/40
 
New Zealand
  Plunket Shield 1939/40
 
South Africa
  First-Class matches in South Africa 1939/40