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Richard Oliver      

Full name Richard Kenneth Oliver

Born November 14, 1989, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Current age 25 years 261 days

Major teams Shropshire, Worcestershire, Worcestershire 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 19 34 0 1044 179 30.70 1449 72.04 2 5 159 2 10 0
List A 7 7 0 40 14 5.71 56 71.42 0 0 4 0 2 0
Twenty20 23 22 1 472 77 22.47 373 126.54 0 2 57 9 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 23 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Glamorgan at Worcester, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Worcestershire at Scarborough, Jul 19-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Worcestershire v Essex at Worcester, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Jul 31, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Worcestershire at Chester-le-Street, May 16, 2014 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Derbyshire v Worcestershire at Derby, Jul 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4 Worcs v Somerset Taunton 31 Jul 2015 LA
2 Worcs v Yorkshire Worcester 30 Jul 2015 LA
18, 14 Worcs v Yorkshire Scarborough 19 Jul 2015 FC
45 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 17 Jul 2015 T20
13 Worcs v Yorkshire Leeds 14 Jul 2015 T20
10 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 10 Jul 2015 T20
3 Worcs v Hampshire Worcester 6 Jul 2015 FC
70* Worcs v Durham Worcester 5 Jul 2015 T20
31 Worcs v Notts Nottingham 3 Jul 2015 T20
99, 11 Worcs v Notts Nottingham 29 Jun 2015 FC
Profile

A less passionate, less stubborn fellow might have given up on a career as a player. But not Richard Oliver. After spending eight years as a professional in club cricket - the summers in England, the winters in Australia - "bashing the door down" (as he put it) in the hope of attracting a county, he finally won a break.

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Jun 30, 2015

Richard Oliver fell for 99, Nottinghamshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, June 30, 2015

Richard Oliver fell for 99

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May 17, 2015

Richard Oliver got the chase off to a good start with 47 off 34 balls, Worcestershire v New Zealanders, Tour match, New Road, 4th day, May 17, 2015

Richard Oliver got the chase off to a good start with 47 off 34 balls

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Apr 20, 2015

Richard Oliver led Worcestershire's innings with a century, Sussex v Worcestershire, County Championship Division One, Hove, 2nd day, April 20, 2015

Richard Oliver led Worcestershire's innings with a century

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Eng Acad Wmn v Aus Women at Loughborough - Aug 1-2
Eng Acad Wmn 279/9d Aus Women 212/3 (58 ov)
Group A: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 2
Durham 224/7 (43/43 ov)
Group B: Essex v Notts at Chelmsford - Aug 2
Essex 268/8 Notts 24/0 (5/50 ov)
Group B: Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - Aug 2
Glamorgan 182/9 Hampshire 3/0 (1/50 ov)
Group A: Gloucs v Somerset at Bristol - Aug 2
Somerset 244/7 Gloucs 4/0 (0.5/50 ov)
Group B: Kent v Sussex at Canterbury - Aug 2
Sussex 154 Kent 51/0 (8.5/50 ov)
Group B: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Aug 2
Lancashire 265/7 Warwickshire 3/0 (1.5/50 ov)
Group A: Surrey v Derbyshire at Guildford - Aug 2
Surrey 326/6 Derbyshire 26/0 (5/50 ov)
Group A: Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 2
Northants 126 Worcs 29/4 (13.1/50 ov)
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