Robert Christiani      

Full name Robert Julian Christiani

Born July 19, 1920, Georgetown, Demerara, British Guiana

Died January 4, 2005, Toronto, Canada (aged 84 years 169 days)

Major teams West Indies, British Guiana

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother - CM Christiani, Brother - ES Christiani, Brother - H Christiani

Robert Julian Christiani
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 22 37 3 896 107 26.35 1 4 2 19 2
First-class 88 142 16 5103 181 40.50 12 27 96 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 22 6 234 108 3 3/52 3/58 36.00 2.76 78.0 0 0 0
First-class 88 1609 1088 18 3/11 60.44 4.05 89.3 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v England at Bridgetown, Jan 21-26, 1948 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v England at Georgetown, Feb 24-Mar 2, 1954 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1938/39 - 1953/54
Profile

Robert Christiani, who died in Toronto on January 4, aged 84, was a player who validated one of Mark Twain's many observations: there are lies, damned lies, and then there are statistics.

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Apr 24, 1950

Clyde Walcott bats against the touring West Indians. The keeper is Robert Christiani, Colonel LC Stevens' XI v West Indies XI, The Saffrons, Eastbourne, 1st day, April 24, 1950

Clyde Walcott bats against the touring West Indians. The keeper is Robert Christiani

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1950

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Youth ODI: Zim U19 v W Indies U19 at Harare - Jul 23
W Indies U19 85/2 (23.2/50 ov)
2nd Youth ODI: Zim U19 v W Indies U19 in Zimbabwe (venue TBA)
Jul 26, 2017 (07:00 GMT | 04:42 EDT | 03:42 CDT | 01:42 PDT)
3rd Youth ODI: Zim U19 v W Indies U19 at Harare
Jul 29, 2017 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 03:00 EDT | 02:00 CDT | 00:00 PDT)
Essex v West Indies at Chelmsford
Aug 1-3, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Stars v T&T Riders at Gros Islet
Aug 4, 2017 (21:00 local | 01:00 GMT 1d | 21:00 EDT | 20:00 CDT | 18:00 PDT)
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