Bruce Yardley      

Full name Bruce Yardley

Born September 5, 1947, Midland, Western Australia

Died March 27, 2019, Kununurra (aged 71 years 203 days)

Major teams Australia, Western Australia

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Bruce Yardley
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 33 54 4 978 74 19.56 0 4 114 5 31 0
ODIs 7 4 0 58 28 14.50 98 59.18 0 0 1 0 1 0
First-class 105 155 22 2738 97* 20.58 0 8 63 0
List A 31 23 4 358 59* 18.84 0 1 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 33 58 8909 3986 126 7/98 10/185 31.63 2.68 70.7 11 6 1
ODIs 7 5 198 130 7 3/28 3/28 18.57 3.93 28.2 0 0 0
First-class 105 9698 344 7/44 28.19 20 3
List A 31 1365 892 30 5/58 5/58 29.73 3.92 45.5 0 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v India at Adelaide, Jan 28-Feb 3, 1978 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Kandy, Apr 22-26, 1983 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Australia at Castries, Apr 12, 1978 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (SSC), Apr 30, 1983 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1966/67 - 1989/90
List A span 1973/74 - 1982/83
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Dec 15, 1982

Bruce Yardley bowls during the Third Test match against England, the Ashes, Adelaide Oval, December 15, 1982, Adelaide

Bruce Yardley bowls during the Third Test match against England

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Dec 14, 1982

Greg Chappell catches Allan Lamb off Bruce Yardley, Australia v England, third Test, day four, Adelaide December 14, 1982

Greg Chappell catches Allan Lamb off Bruce Yardley

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Feb 8, 1981

Kapil Dev appeals for Bruce Yardley's wicket, Australia v India, 3rd Test, Melbourne, 2nd day, February 8, 1981

Kapil Dev appeals for Bruce Yardley's wicket

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