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Tony Cordle      

Full name Elton Anthony Cordle

Born September 21, 1940, Carrington Village, Bridgetown, Barbados

Current age 74 years 90 days

Major teams Glamorgan

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 312 433 76 5239 81 14.67 0 9 141 0
List A 211 158 37 1627 87 13.44 0 2 62 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 312 42083 19281 701 9/49 27.50 2.74 60.0 19 2
List A 211 9456 5870 221 5/24 5/24 26.56 3.72 42.7 5 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1963-1980
List A span 1964-1982
Profile

Tony Cordle was Glamorgan`s first overseas fast bowler and the West Indian was a key member of the county`s attack which won the Championship in 1969. Amongst many fine spells that season, Cordle recorded a career-best 9 for 49 against Leicestershire at Colwyn Bay, coming on as seventh change!

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May 31, 2000

Man of the Match Clive Radley turns a ball to leg past Tony Cordle, Lord's 1977

Man of the Match Clive Radley turns a ball to leg past Tony Cordle, Lord's 1977

© Glamorgan County Cricket Club

Aug 24, 1969

Glamorgan, who won the County Championship in 1969. Back:  H Jeffreys (scorer), Tony Cordle, Brian Lewis, Bryan Davis, Lawrence Williams, Eifion Jones, Roger Davis, Malcolm Nash.  Front: Majid Jahangir Khan, Ossie Wheatley, Peter Walker, David Shepherd, Alan Jones, Lord's, August 24, 1969

© PA Photos

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