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Peter Bowler      

Full name Peter Duncan Bowler

Born July 30, 1963, Plymouth, Devon

Current age 53 years 333 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Somerset, Tasmania

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Peter Duncan Bowler
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 318 542 59 19567 241* 40.51 45 101 232 1
List A 322 314 21 9362 138* 31.95 7 72 119 2
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 318 3302 2051 34 3/25 60.32 3.72 97.1 0 0
List A 322 653 531 13 3/31 3/31 40.84 4.87 50.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1986
Last First-class Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, Sep 10-13, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1986
Last List A Somerset v Leicestershire at Bath, Jun 13, 2004 scorecard
Profile

A batsman much maligned because for his slow scoring, Devon-born but Australia raised Peter Bowler finished with over 19000 runs at 40.51 in a career which took in three counties and one state.

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Aug 4, 2004

Peter Bowler: intends to retire at the end of the season

Peter Bowler: intends to retire at the end of the season

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Aug 31, 2002

C&G Trophy Final, Somerset v Yorkshire, Lord's, Sat 31 Aug 2002

A fine half century for Peter Bowler at Lord's

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Aug 31, 2002

C&G Trophy Final, Somerset v Yorkshire, Lord's, Sat 31 Aug 2002

Somerset openers Trescothick, left, and Bowler got their team off to a flying start

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Notes

Tasmania First-Class Career Span: 1986-87

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 197 Worcs 367 (86.4 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 Essex 106/0 (36 ov)
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 2/0 (2 ov) Glamorgan 237
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d Somerset 43/1 (19 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 60/3 (16 ov) Leics 157
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 105/4 (34 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d Gloucs 31/0 (7 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 Warwickshire 259/7 (109 ov)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 516/7d Yorkshire 27/1 (10.5 ov)
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