Players / England / William Fennex

William Fennex      

Full name William Fennex

Born circa 1764, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire

Died March 4, 1838, Stepney, London

Major teams England, Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (underarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 88 165 15 1928 90 12.85 0 10 73 1
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI 5w 10
First-class 88 0+ 0+ 145 7/? 5 0
Career statistics
First-class debut A to C v Rest of the Alphabet at Moulsey Hurst, Aug 2-5, 1786 scorecard
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Middlesex XI at Lord's, Aug 14-16, 1816 scorecard

William Fennex was a noted allrounder and right arm fast bowler. He was reputed to be one of the first to use forward play and was said to be a good driver of the ball. He began his career with Berkshire but is linked more with Middlesex and was groundkeeper at Uxbridge.
Cricinfo staff

Latest Articles
Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 1
Gloucs won by 7 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
North Group: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester - Jul 1
Derbyshire won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
North Group: Notts v Durham at Nottingham - Jul 1
No result (abandoned with a toss)
North Group: Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - Jul 1
Yorkshire won by 5 runs
South Group: Essex v Kent at Chelmsford - Jul 1
Essex won by 50 runs
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - Jul 1
Sussex won by 7 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
North Group: Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Jul 1
Northants won by 8 wickets (with 21 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days