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Full name Frederick Russell Alexander
Born June 4, 1924, Acton Green, Middlesex
Died May 17, 1984, Harrow, Middlesex (aged 59 years 348 days)
Major teams Middlesex
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium, Right-arm offbreak
Frederick Russell made two appearances for Middlesex as a batsman in 1951 and also played for England in the scratch match that year, arranged when the Lord's Test against South Africa finished early. He was better known as a footballer for Queen's Park Rangers and Charlton Athletic.
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Plays of the Day from the second ODI between England and India, in Cardiff
Plays of the day from the third ODI between England and India at Trent Bridge
Plays of the day from the tri-series match between Zimbabwe and South Africa
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