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Morgan Herbert      

Full name Morgan Uriah Herbert

Born August 4, 1918, Albany, Western Australia

Died June 15, 2000, Duncraig, Perth, Western Australia (aged 81 years 316 days)

Major teams Western Australia

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 18 30 2 398 53 14.21 0 1 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 18 1710 40 7/45 42.75 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1945-1955
Profile

Morgan Uriah Herbert, a legendary country player in Western Australia, died in Duncraig on June 15, aged 81. Good enough to represent Western Australia after the war while still based on his father's sheep farm, Herbert played 18 first-class games from 1945-46 to 1954-55, scoring 398 runs at an average of 14.21 and taking 40 wickets at 42.75. His best performance, 7 for 45 against the 1947-48 Indians, earned him a place in the Australian squad.
Ken Piesse, The Cricketer

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: Australia v India at Brisbane - Dec 17-21
India 408 & 71/1 Australia 505
Syd Sixers v Melb Reneg at Sydney - Dec 19
Melb Reneg 154/7 Syd Sixers 49/0 (5.4/20 ov)
Melb Stars v Hurricanes at Melbourne
Dec 20, 2014 (19:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
Syd Thunder v Heat at Sydney
Dec 21, 2014 (19:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
Scorchers v Strikers at Perth
Dec 22, 2014 (16:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
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