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Tony Rimell      

Full name Anthony Geoffrey Jordan Rimell

Born August 29, 1928, Kasauli, Punjab, India

Died October 18, 2007, Sonning, Berkshire (aged 79 years 50 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Hampshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Charterhouse; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 23 35 5 854 160 28.46 1 3 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 23 3456 1445 40 6/100 36.12 2.50 86.4 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1950
Profile

A right-hand batsman who also bowled offspin, Tony Rimell captained Charterhouse and then forced his way into a Cambridge side where he batted at No. 5 behind four batsmen who had played for England by the time they finished university. His best game was against Worcestershire in 1949 when he made 160 and 72 and also took 4 for 49 in 31 overs. He also played twice for Hampshire.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-Aug 2
Australia 136 & 168/7 (55 ov) England 281
Group A: Worcs v Yorkshire at Worcester - Jul 30
Yorkshire won by 133 runs
Group B: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Jul 30
Kent won by 5 wickets (with 42 balls remaining)
Group B: Sussex v Notts at Hove - Jul 30
Notts won by 4 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett
Jul 31, 2015 (11:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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