Trevor Bailey      

Full name Trevor Edward Bailey

Born December 3, 1923, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex

Died February 10, 2011, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex (aged 87 years 69 days)

Major teams England, Cambridge University, Essex

Nickname Barnacle, The Boil

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Commentator, Journalist, Author

Education Dulwich College; Cambridge University

Trevor Edward Bailey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 61 91 14 2290 134* 29.74 1 10 2 32 0
First-class 682 1072 215 28641 205 33.42 28 150 426 0
List A 7 7 1 93 38 15.50 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 61 95 9712 3856 132 7/34 11/98 29.21 2.38 73.5 5 5 1
First-class 682 116659 48170 2082 10/90 23.13 2.47 56.0 110 13
List A 7 504 290 11 4/37 4/37 26.36 3.45 45.8 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Leeds, Jun 11-14, 1949 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 13-18, 1959 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1967
List A span 1963 - 1967
Profile

Trevor Bailey was one of the hardest, most doughty opponents you would wish to meet. An outstanding fast-medium bowler, brilliant fielder and generally dull batsman, whose resolute defence, rescued England from many a fix and earned him the nickname "Barnacle".

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Aug 16, 2010

Trevor Bailey with his wife, son and daughter

Trevor Bailey with his wife, son and daughter

© Ijaz Chaudhry

Nov 18, 1958

Trevor Bailey on tour with England

Trevor Bailey on tour with England

© Getty Images

Mar 19, 1958

Trevor Bailey exercises while wearing a high-grade plastic sweatsuit designed to help him reduce weight, March 19, 1958

Trevor Bailey exercises while wearing a high-grade plastic sweatsuit designed to help him reduce weight

© PA Photos

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1950

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d Sri Lanka 101 & 309/5 (84 ov) (f/o)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 Essex 274/2 (75 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 193/4 (45 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 94/6 (52 ov) Somerset 102
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 Sussex 342/4 (90 ov)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 340/8 (96 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 342/3 (96 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 341/8 (96 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 301/9 (95.2 ov)
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