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David Constant      

Full name David John Constant

Born November 9, 1941, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

Current age 72 years 159 days

Major teams Kent, Leicestershire

Nickname Connie

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Other Umpire

Relation Father-in-law - GEE Lambert

David John Constant
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 61 93 14 1517 80 19.20 0 6 33 0
List A 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 61 75 36 1 1/28 36.00 2.88 75.0 0 0
List A 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1961-1968
List A span 1967-1967
Umpiring statistics
Test debut England v Pakistan at Leeds, Jul 8-13, 1971 scorecard
Last Test England v Sri Lanka at Lord's, Aug 25-30, 1988 scorecard
Test matches 36
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Australia at Birmingham, Aug 28, 1972 scorecard
Last ODI England v Australia at The Oval, Jun 21, 2001 scorecard
ODI matches 33
ODI statistics
Profile

David Constant was a talented schoolboy cricketer who abandoned his ambitions as a player after spells with Kent and Leicestershire to become an umpire, joining the first-class list at the age of 27 in 1969 after retiring as a player the previous September.

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Apr 11, 2006

Portrait of David Constant

Portrait of David Constant

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Sep 27, 2001

Notts v Leics, Norwich Union League, 16 September 2001, Trent Bridge

Umpire Constant in the National League, 2001

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Jul 14, 1992

David Constant takes a light reading during the 1992 England v Pakistan series

David Constant takes a light reading

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