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William Solomon      

Full name William Rodger Thomson Solomon

Born April 23, 1872, Fort Beaufort, Cape Colony

Died July 12, 1964, Cradock, Cape Province (aged 92 years 80 days)

Major teams South Africa, Eastern Province, Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm bowler

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 1 0
First-class 5 9 1 73 52 9.12 0 1 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 5 6 1 1/6 6.00 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Feb 14-16, 1899 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1892-1906
Profile

William Solomon made one Test appearance, against Lord Hawke's side in 1898-99, scoring 2 and 2. His selection came about as a result of two gutsy innings - 64 for a Johannesburg XV and then 52 for Transvaal. His first-class career spanned 13 years but totalled five matches - two in 1892-93, two in 1898-99, and a final outing for Eastern Province in 1905-06
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Cross Pool: KZN-Inland v KZ-Natal at Pietermaritzburg - Nov 27-29
KZN-Inland 197 & 167 KZ-Natal 123 & 44/3
Pool B: Boland v Free State at Paarl - Nov 27-29
Free State 347/6d Boland 37/3
Cross Pool: Easterns v S West D at Benoni - Nov 27-29
S West D 264 & 289/2d Easterns 163 & 24/1
Cross Pool: Gauteng v Border at Johannesburg - Nov 27-29
Gauteng 359/8d Border 193 & 76/3 (f/o)
Only T20I: India Women v SA Women at Bangalore
Nov 30, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Pool B: Boland v Free State at Paarl
Nov 30, 2014 (09:30 local | 07:30 GMT | 02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 23:30 PST)
Dolphins v Lions at Bloemfontein
Nov 30, 2014 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Easterns v S West D at Benoni
Nov 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
Gauteng v Border at Johannesburg
Nov 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
KZN-Inland v KZ-Natal at Pietermaritzburg
Nov 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
Knights v Cape Cobras at Bloemfontein
Nov 30, 2014 (14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 07:00 EST | 06:00 CST | 04:00 PST)
Warriors v Titans at Bloemfontein
Nov 30, 2014 (18:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 11:00 EST | 10:00 CST | 08:00 PST)
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