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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
North Division: Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street
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South Division: Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford
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South Division: Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
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South Division: Kent v Surrey at Canterbury
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South Division: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton
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North Division: Warwickshire v Leics at Birmingham
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North Division: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
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North Division: Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
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