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Peter Richardson      

Full name Peter Edward Richardson

Born July 4, 1931, Hereford

Current age 84 years 327 days

Major teams England, Kent, Worcestershire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm bowler

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 34 56 1 2061 126 37.47 5 9 0 6 0
First-class 454 794 41 26055 185 34.60 44 140 220 0
List A 3 3 0 168 127 56.00 1 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 34 3 120 48 3 2/10 2/10 16.00 2.40 40.0 0 0 0
First-class 454 763 499 11 2/10 45.36 3.92 69.3 0 0
List A 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v Australia at Nottingham, Jun 7-12, 1956 scorecard
Last Test England v West Indies at Birmingham, Jul 4-9, 1963 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1949 - 1965
List A span 1963 - 1965
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Aug 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches, England v West Indies, 5th Test, 1st day, August 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches

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May 26, 1956

Peter Richardson takes a nap in the dressing room, England, May 25, 1956

Peter Richardson takes a nap in the dressing room

© Getty Images

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1957

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval
May 26, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street
May 27-31, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
South Group: Middlesex v Hampshire at Uxbridge
May 27, 2016 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Group: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester
May 27, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton
May 27, 2016 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Warwickshire v Worcs at Birmingham
May 27, 2016 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
North Group: Yorkshire v Leics at Leeds
May 27, 2016 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
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