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Paul Roberts      

Full name Christopher Paul Roberts

Born October 12, 1951, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire

Died June 9, 1977, Raven Crag, Coombe Ghyl, Borrowdale, Cumberland (aged 25 years 240 days)

Major teams Lincolnshire, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-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 1 1 1 0 0* - 0 0 0 0 0 0
List A 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 126 40 1 1/34 40.00 1.90 126.0 0 0
List A 1 48 32 2 2/32 2/32 16.00 4.00 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1974 - 1974
List A span 1974 - 1974
Profile

Paul Roberts, who played for Lincolnshire and in one match for Worcestershire in 1974, was killed by a 200 ft fall while climbing Raven Crag, Borrowdale, on June 9. A companion also died. Roberts, who was 25 at the time of his death, was a right-hand batsman and medium-pace bowler. He held a teaching appointment in Kidderminster.
The Cricketer

Country Fixtures Country Results
Eng Acad Wmn v Aus Women at Loughborough - Aug 1-2
Eng Acad Wmn 279/9d Aus Women 268/5 (73 ov)
Group A: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 2
Durham 224/7 Yorkshire 45/1 (11/43 ov)
Group B: Essex v Notts at Chelmsford - Aug 2
Essex 268/8 Notts 78/3 (19.4/50 ov)
Group B: Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - Aug 2
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Group A: Gloucs v Somerset at Bristol - Aug 2
Somerset 244/7 Gloucs 61/2 (17.1/50 ov)
Group B: Kent v Sussex at Canterbury - Aug 2
Sussex 154 Kent 117/1 (24.1/50 ov)
Group B: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Aug 2
Lancashire 265/7 Warwickshire 76/2 (16/50 ov)
Group A: Surrey v Derbyshire at Guildford - Aug 2
Surrey 326/6 Derbyshire 128/1 (18.3/50 ov)
Group A: Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 2
Northants 126 Worcs 77/7 (24.5/50 ov)
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