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William Greenstock      

Full name William Greenstock

Born January 15, 1865, Keiskammahoek, Cape Province, South Africa

Died November 13, 1944, Pilcot, Dogmersfield, Hampshire (aged 79 years 303 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Fettes College; Cambridge University

Relation Brother-in-law - HK Foster, Brother-in-law - WL Foster, Brother-in-law - RE Foster, Brother-in-law - BS Foster, Brother-in-law - GN Foster, Brother-in-law - MK Foster, Brother-in-law - NJA Foster, Son - JW Greenstock, Nephew - CK Foster

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 12 1 165 49 15.00 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 7 30 26 0 - - - 5.20 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1886 - 1887
Profile

William Greenstock, who died at Dogmersfield, Basingstoke, on November 13 in his 80th year, was four years in the Fettes XI, being captain in 1883 and 1884. Tried for Cambridge University in 1886 and 1887, he did not get his Blue. He was a master at Malvern for many years.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street - Sep 1-3
Hampshire won by 7 wickets
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford - Sep 1-4
Essex 360 & 55/1 (24.1 ov) Northants 275
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 1-4
Kent 570/8d Lancashire 259 & 47/2 (15.4 ov) (f/o)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 1-4
Leics 415 Gloucs 249/8 (86.4 ov)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 1-4
Derbyshire 313 Surrey 560 (158.3 ov)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham - Sep 1-4
Middlesex 207 Warwickshire 224/8 (82 ov)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 1-4
Worcs 210 & 59/3 (26 ov) Sussex 510/5d
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 1-3
Yorkshire won by an innings and 126 runs
1st ODI: England v Australia at Southampton - Sep 3
Australia 305/6 England 160/3 (28.3/50 ov)
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