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James Baird      

Full name James George Baird

Born November 9, 1920, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria

Died November 4, 2003, Sandringham, Melbourne, Victoria (aged 82 years 360 days)

Major teams Victoria

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 10 14 7 119 25* 17.00 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 10 1043 42 7/108 24.83 1 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1948-1950
Profile

James Baird was one of Victoria's finest allround sportsmen. He played ten matches for Victoria as a right-arm medium-pacer immediately after World War II. He was also an outstanding Australian Rules footballer, and once came third in the Stanwell Gift, the world-renowned professional sprint race.
Ken Piesse

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: Australia v India at Melbourne - Dec 26-30
Australia 259/5
Scorchers v Melb Reneg at Perth - Dec 26
Scorchers won by 35 runs
Syd Thunder v Syd Sixers at Sydney
Dec 27, 2014 (19:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
Heat v Melb Stars at Brisbane
Dec 28, 2014 (18:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
Syd Sixers v Scorchers at Sydney
Dec 29, 2014 (19:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
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