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Nolan Clarke      

Full name Nolan Ewatt Clarke

Born June 22, 1948, Lower Westbury Road, St Michael, Barbados

Current age 67 years 337 days

Major teams Netherlands, Barbados, Gandhi, Quick Haag, Sparta

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 5 5 0 50 32 10.00 112 44.64 0 0 8 1 3 0
First-class 26 46 4 1331 159 31.69 2 6 27 0
List A 8 8 0 185 86 23.12 0 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 26 60 54 0 - - - 5.40 - 0 0 0
List A 8 54 35 2 2/35 2/35 17.50 3.88 27.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Netherlands v New Zealand at Vadodara, Feb 17, 1996 scorecard
Last ODI Netherlands v South Africa at Rawalpindi, Mar 5, 1996 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1969/70 - 1976/77
List A span 1975/76 - 1995/96
Profile

Barbados-born Nolan Clarke hammered 159 for Barbados against Mike Denness's England tourists in 1973-74 with what the Wisden Almanack described as "such power and confidence that might have been devastating international attacks for years". Twenty-two years later, at the age of 47, Clarke finally got to play international cricket, for the Netherlands in the 1995-96 World Cup, although he only got 50 runs in five innings. He'd done more than most to get them there, having scored 121 not out against Bermuda in the ICC Trophy play-off that clinched their place.
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Sep 14, 2015

Nolan Clarke (standing) watches Netherlands play, September 14, 2015

Nolan Clarke (standing) watches Netherlands play

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Feb 22, 1996

Nolan Clarke congratulates Jan Bakker for his wicket of Alec Stewart, England v Netherlands, Group B, World Cup, Peshawar, February 22, 1996

Nolan Clarke congratulates Jan Bakker for his wicket of Alec Stewart

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1994

Clarke of Holland hits out against Ireland,  1994 ICC Trophy in Nairobi

Clarke of Holland hits out against Ireland, 1994 ICC Trophy in Nairobi

© European Cricket Council

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