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William Roberts      

Full name William Braithwaite Roberts

Born September 27, 1914, Kirkham, Lancashire

Died August 23, 1951, Bangor, Caernarvonshire, Wales (aged 36 years 330 days)

Major teams Lancashire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 119 120 39 865 51 10.67 0 1 61 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 119 27287 8296 392 8/50 21.16 1.82 69.6 25 3
Career statistics
First-class span 1939 - 1949
Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d & 33/0 (10 ov, target 79) Sri Lanka 101 & 475 (f/o)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 Essex 553/6 (137 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 439/9 (106.5 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 138 Somerset 102 & 170/4 (45.5 ov, target 301)
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 & 83/3 (36.4 ov) Sussex 447/8d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 85/4 (36.3 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 Gloucs 114/1 (45.3 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 Lancashire 174/9 (56.5 ov)
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