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William Roberts      

Full name William Braithwaite Roberts

Born September 27, 1914, Kirkham, Lancashire

Died August 23, 1951, Bangor, Caernarvonshire, Wales (aged 36 years 330 days)

Major teams Lancashire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 119 120 39 865 51 10.67 0 1 61 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 119 27287 8296 392 8/50 21.16 1.82 69.6 25 3
Career statistics
First-class span 1939 - 1949
Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire won by an innings and 47 runs
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Middlesex won by 9 wickets
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Match drawn
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 & 283/9d Lancashire 308 & 19/0 (6 ov, target 414)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 366 Worcs 283 & 2/0 (2.1 ov, target 324)
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 & 156/1 (35 ov) Cambridge U 346
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 440/6 (89.4 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval
Jul 1, 2015 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
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