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William Prest      

Full name William Prest

Born April 1, 1832, York

Died February 10, 1885, Sheffield, Yorkshire (aged 52 years 315 days)

Major teams Yorkshire

Education St Peter's, York

Relation Brother - CH Prest

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 16 28 0 286 58 10.21 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 16 69 3 3/23 23.00 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gentlemen of the South v Gentlemen of the North at Lord's, Jun 21-22, 1852 scorecard
Last First-class 1862
Profile

William Prest played extensively for Yorkshire Gentlemen in the period before the county gained first-class status, often alongside his brother, Charles. His only fifty came when playing for Sheffield against Manchester, a forerunner of the Roses match.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 131 & 100/4 (37 ov) (f/o)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 & 151/5 (38.2 ov) Gloucs 364/6d
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 & 236 Lancashire 196 & 41/1 (23.2 ov, target 349)
North Group: Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street
Jun 1, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff
Jun 1, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Sussex v Somerset at Hove
Jun 1, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
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