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William Lambert      

Full name William Lambert

Born April 19, 1843, Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Died March 4, 1927, St Fagan's, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales (aged 83 years 319 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium (roundarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 14 3 112 34* 10.18 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 7 92 54 1 1/14 54.00 3.52 92.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1874 - 1877
Profile

It was said of him, "Is an excellent batsman, bowls middle-paced round-armed, and fields generally at slip". He played occasionally for Middlesex in 1874, 1875 and 1877 and the first-mentioned year made 34 not out v. Surrey at the Oval and 28 v. Yorkshire at Scarborough. He also appeared for Hertfordshire. His brother, George Lambert, was Tennis champion of England.
Wisden Cricketers Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 1
Gloucs won by 7 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
North Group: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester - Jul 1
Derbyshire won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
North Group: Notts v Durham at Nottingham - Jul 1
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
North Group: Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - Jul 1
Yorkshire won by 5 runs
South Group: Essex v Kent at Chelmsford - Jul 1
Essex won by 50 runs
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - Jul 1
Sussex won by 7 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
North Group: Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Jul 1
Warwickshire 86/8 Northants 85/2 (12/16 ov, target 86)
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