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Michael Bore      

Full name Michael Kenneth Bore

Born June 2, 1947, East Hull, Yorkshire

Current age 66 years 323 days

Major teams Nottinghamshire, Yorkshire

Nickname Noddy

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Maybury High School, Hull

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 159 158 52 874 37* 8.24 0 0 51 0
List A 147 50 25 175 28* 7.00 0 0 37 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 159 27649 11243 372 8/89 30.22 2.43 74.3 9 0
List A 147 6942 4177 139 6/22 6/22 30.05 3.61 49.9 3 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1969-1988
List A span 1969-1988
Profile

Mike Bore was a bustling left-arm medium-pacer whose career only really took off after he moved from Yorkshire to Nottinghamshire in 1979 by which time he was over 30. At Trent Bridge he found his niche as a one-day seamer, helped by pitches prepared to suit Richard Hadlee, and in first-class cricket he was an effective second or third change bowler. In 1979 he had his best season, with 61 wickets, including a career-best 8 for 89 against Kent. In 1981 he was part of Nottinghamshire's Championship-winning side, and in 1984 he was caught on the boundary going for a six which would have won the county another title. He played his last game in 1988 but has remained in the game as a coach in Yorkshire.
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Michael Bore, Derek Randall, Bruce French and Eddie Hemmings at a squad photo for Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge, 1987

Michael Bore, Derek Randall, Bruce French and Eddie Hemmings at a squad photo for Nottinghamshire

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