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Henry Foley      

Full name Henry Foley

Born January 28, 1906, Wellington

Died October 16, 1948, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (aged 42 years 262 days)

Major teams New Zealand, Wellington

Batting style Left-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 4 2 2.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 15 26 6 670 136 33.50 1 2 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 15 220 138 4 2/16 34.50 3.76 55.0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test New Zealand v England at Christchurch, Jan 10-13, 1930 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1927-1933
Profile

Henry Foley's dubious claim to fame was that he was the first New Zealand batsman to be dismissed in Tests, against England at Christchurch in 1929-30. It was his only Test in a brief career which was curtailed by ill health. He was a sound, patient left-hand opener and a capable slip.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Auckland v Central D at Auckland - Dec 18-21
Central D 159 Auckland 116/8
Canterbury v Otago at Rangiora - Dec 18-21
Otago 117/1
Northern D v Wellington at Hamilton - Dec 18-21
Northern D 223/9
5th ODI: New Zealand v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi
Dec 19, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 06:00 EST | 05:00 CST | 03:00 PST)
NZ XI v Sri Lankans at Queenstown
Dec 21-22, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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