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William Hendy      

Full name William James Hendy

Born April 2, 1900, Auckland

Died September 23, 1992, Auckland (aged 92 years 174 days)

Major teams Auckland

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 4 0 70 38 17.50 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1927-1928
Profile

William James Hendy was New Zealand's oldest first-class cricketer when he died on September 23, 1992, aged 92. Hendy played two first-class matches for Auckland in 1927-28. He is best remembered for a sensational innings for the Auckland Suburban Association against Christchurch HS OB, who had two future Test bowlers, Cromb and Merritt, in their attack. Hendy was 200 not out at lunch and finished on 300 not out.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: New Zealand v Pakistan at Sharjah - Nov 26-Dec 1
Pakistan 351 New Zealand 249/1
Auckland v Canterbury at Napier
Nov 29, 2014 (15:50 local | 02:50 GMT | 21:50 EST | 20:50 CST | 18:50 PST)
Central D v Northern D at Napier
Nov 29, 2014 (19:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST)
Ireland v NZ A at Dubai (CA)
Nov 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST)
Otago v Wellington at Dunedin
Nov 30, 2014 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST | 19:00 CST | 17:00 PST)
Central D v Canterbury at Napier
Nov 30, 2014 (15:50 local | 02:50 GMT | 21:50 EST | 20:50 CST | 18:50 PST)
Northern D v Auckland at Napier
Nov 30, 2014 (19:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST)
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