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William Greenstock      

Full name William Greenstock

Born January 15, 1865, Keiskammahoek, Cape Province, South Africa

Died November 13, 1944, Pilcot, Dogmersfield, Hampshire (aged 79 years 303 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Fettes College; Cambridge University

Relation Brother-in-law - HK Foster, Brother-in-law - WL Foster, Brother-in-law - RE Foster, Brother-in-law - BS Foster, Brother-in-law - GN Foster, Brother-in-law - MK Foster, Brother-in-law - NJA Foster, Son - JW Greenstock, Nephew - CK Foster

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 12 1 165 49 15.00 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 7 30 26 0 - - - 5.20 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1886 - 1887
Profile

William Greenstock, who died at Dogmersfield, Basingstoke, on November 13 in his 80th year, was four years in the Fettes XI, being captain in 1883 and 1884. Tried for Cambridge University in 1886 and 1887, he did not get his Blue. He was a master at Malvern for many years.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d Sri Lanka 101/9 (43.2 ov)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 392/6 (99.4 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 358/6 (100.4 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 248/8 (86.1 ov)
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 (43.3 ov)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 9/1 (4.1 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 6/1 (3.3 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 12/2 (3.3 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 8/2 (4 ov)
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