Players / England / Bill Roe

Bill Roe      

Full name William Nichols Roe

Born March 21, 1861, Closworth, Somerset

Died October 11, 1937, Marylebone, London (aged 76 years 204 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 83 141 8 2690 132 20.22 4 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 83 2208 1005 32 3/17 31.40 2.73 69.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1882 - 1899
Profile

ROE, MR. WILLIAM NICHOLS, died in a London nursing home after an operation on October 11. A very well-known figure in the world of cricket from the time that he played with great success for the Clergy Orphan School, Canterbury, until last summer, when at the age of 76 he regularly attended Lord's and The Oval, W. N. Roe maintained his close connexion with the game unbroken.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Jul 12, 1883

William Roe

William Roe

© Wisden Cricket Monthly

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street - Sep 1-4
Durham 213 & 112/5 (36 ov) Hampshire 251
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford - Sep 1-4
Essex 360 Northants 132/3 (32.4 ov)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 1-4
Kent 570/8d Lancashire 25/0 (10 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 1-4
Leics 415 Gloucs 20/0 (6.3 ov)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 1-4
Derbyshire 313 Surrey 227/5 (67 ov)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham - Sep 1-4
Middlesex 207 Warwickshire 13/1 (7.4 ov)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 1-4
Worcs 210 Sussex 251/3 (65.3 ov)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 1-4
Somerset 110 & 44/2 (19 ov) Yorkshire 391
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days