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Don Bates      

Full name Donald Lawson Bates

Born May 10, 1933, Hove, Sussex

Died May 29, 2005 (aged 72 years 19 days)

Major teams Sussex

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 315 358 157 1525 37* 7.58 0 0 118 0
List A 47 26 14 74 38 6.16 0 0 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 315 22776 880 8/51 25.88 34 2
List A 47 2524 1553 63 6/30 6/30 24.65 3.69 40.0 1 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1950 - 1971
List A span 1963 - 1970
Profile

Don Bates who, with Ian Thomson, Tony Buss and John Snow, formed Sussex's pace attack in the early 1960s, died three weeks after his 72nd birthday.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 27/2 (17 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 Kent 233/2 (57.2 ov)
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 53/0 (17.1 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 Yorkshire 120/4 (27.2 ov)
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 372/6 (120.2 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 11/0 (2.5 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 Leics 140/2 (38 ov)
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 230/1 (61 ov)
Division 3: Cheshire Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
May 2, 2016 (10:00 GMT | 07:57 EDT | 06:57 CDT | 04:57 PDT)
Division 3: Northants Wm v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
May 2, 2016 (11:00 GMT | 07:57 EDT | 06:57 CDT | 04:57 PDT)
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