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Morice Bird      

Full name Morice Carlos Bird

Born March 25, 1888, St Michael's Hamlet, Liverpool, Lancashire

Died December 9, 1933, Broadstone, Dorset (aged 45 years 259 days)

Major teams England, Lancashire, Maharaja of Cooch-Behar's XI, MC Bird's XI, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Other Coach

Relation Father - G Bird

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 10 16 1 280 61 18.66 0 2 2 5 0
First-class 192 306 14 6938 200 23.76 7 34 111 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 10 12 259 120 8 3/11 3/11 15.00 2.77 32.3 0 0 0
First-class 192 7245 3827 149 5/48 25.68 3.16 48.6 2 1
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 1-5, 1910 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth, Feb 27-Mar 3, 1914 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1907 - 1921
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street - Sep 1-4
Durham 213 & 126/6 (38.2 ov) Hampshire 251
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford - Sep 1-4
Essex 360 Northants 143/3 (35 ov)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 1-4
Kent 570/8d Lancashire 25/0 (10 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 1-4
Leics 415 Gloucs 22/0 (6.5 ov)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 1-4
Derbyshire 313 Surrey 227/5 (67 ov)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham - Sep 1-4
Middlesex 207 Warwickshire 21/1 (10 ov)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 1-4
Worcs 210 Sussex 251/3 (66 ov)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 1-4
Somerset 110 & 44/2 (19 ov) Yorkshire 391
1st ODI: England v Australia at Southampton
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