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Bob Simons      

Full name Robert George Simons

Born March 23, 1922, Watford, Hertfordshire

Died December 21, 2011 (aged 89 years 273 days)

Major teams Hertfordshire, Minor Counties

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Berkhamsted School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 1
List A 2 2 0 14 7 7.00 0 0 2 2
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1959 - 1959
List A span 1964 - 1966
Profile

Bob Simons played as a wicketkeeper for Hertfordshire for three decades following his debut shortly before the war, turning out more than 100 times, later becoming president and chairman of the county. His only first-class appearance came for Minor Counties against the Indians in 1959.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 348/8 (103.1 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 320/5 (75 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 316/6 (90.5 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 & 47/3 (28.5 ov) Yorkshire 290
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 237/7 (80 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 427/5 (113.3 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 & 41/0 (14.1 ov) Leics 473/8d
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 451/9d Worcs 171/0 (40.3 ov)
Derbyshire v Sussex at Derby
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 8-10, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Worcs at Cardiff
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Leics v Northants at Leicester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Notts at Lord's
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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