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Malcolm Salter      

Full name Malcolm Gurney Salter

Born May 10, 1887, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Died June 15, 1973, Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire (aged 86 years 36 days)

Major teams Europeans (India), Gloucestershire, Oxford University, Rajputana and Central India

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 65 119 4 2486 152 21.61 2 11 44 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 65 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1907 - 1926/27
Profile

Malcolm Gurney Salter, who died on June 15, aged 86, was a phenomenal schoolboy batsman, who, although he was five years in the Cheltenham XI, played for Oxford in 1909 and 1910 and for Gloucestershire from 1907 to 1925, never quite fulfilled his promise. In 1909 he and A. J. Evans began the 'Varsity match by putting up 115 for the first wicket in one hour. For Gloucestershire his best season was 1924 when, reappearing after a long absence in India, he came second in the averages, considerably strengthening a weak batting side.
The Cricketer, August 1973

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Cambridge - Jul 26-29
England U19 500/9d S Lanka U19 96/2 (37 ov)
North Group: Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Jul 27
Northants 319/7 Worcs 296/8 (49.1/50 ov)
North Group: Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Jul 27
Yorkshire won by 2 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
North Group: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth - Jul 27
Warwickshire 292/7 Durham 264/5 (44.4/50 ov)
North Group: Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Jul 27
Lancashire 281/8 Derbyshire 41/1 (8.4/50 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval - Jul 27
Surrey 323/8 Gloucs 48/3 (11.2/50 ov)
South Group: Sussex v Hampshire at Hove - Jul 27
Hampshire 268/9 Sussex 40/1 (10.4/50 ov)
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