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Tony Rimell      

Full name Anthony Geoffrey Jordan Rimell

Born August 29, 1928, Kasauli, Punjab, India

Died October 18, 2007, Sonning, Berkshire (aged 79 years 50 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Hampshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Charterhouse; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 23 35 5 854 160 28.46 1 3 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 23 3456 1445 40 6/100 36.12 2.50 86.4 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1950
Profile

A right-hand batsman who also bowled offspin, Tony Rimell captained Charterhouse and then forced his way into a Cambridge side where he batted at No. 5 behind four batsmen who had played for England by the time they finished university. His best game was against Worcestershire in 1949 when he made 160 and 72 and also took 4 for 49 in 31 overs. He also played twice for Hampshire.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-31
England won by 8 wickets
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street - Jul 31
Surrey won by 49 runs
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Jul 31
Gloucs won by 1 run
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton - Jul 31
Somerset won by 56 runs
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett - Jul 31
Middlesex won by 87 runs
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby - Jul 31
Derbyshire won by 7 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - Jul 31
Glamorgan won by 146 runs
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