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Trevor Bailey      

Full name Trevor Edward Bailey

Born December 3, 1923, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex

Died February 10, 2011, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex (aged 87 years 69 days)

Major teams England, Cambridge University, Essex

Nickname Barnacle, The Boil

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Commentator, Journalist, Author

Education Dulwich College; Cambridge University

Trevor Edward Bailey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 61 91 14 2290 134* 29.74 1 10 2 32 0
First-class 682 1072 215 28641 205 33.42 28 150 426 0
List A 7 7 1 93 38 15.50 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 61 95 9712 3856 132 7/34 11/98 29.21 2.38 73.5 5 5 1
First-class 682 116659 48170 2082 10/90 23.13 2.47 56.0 110 13
List A 7 504 290 11 4/37 4/37 26.36 3.45 45.8 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Leeds, Jun 11-14, 1949 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 13-18, 1959 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1946-1967
List A span 1963-1967
Profile

Trevor Bailey was one of the hardest, most doughty opponents you would wish to meet. An outstanding fast-medium bowler, brilliant fielder and generally dull batsman, whose resolute defence, rescued England from many a fix and earned him the nickname "Barnacle".

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Aug 16, 2010

Trevor Bailey with his wife, son and daughter

Trevor Bailey with his wife, son and daughter

© Ijaz Chaudhry

Nov 18, 1958

Trevor Bailey on tour with England

Trevor Bailey on tour with England

© Getty Images

Jun 8, 1957

Trevor Bailey leads Essex out at Colchester in 1957

Trevor Bailey leads Essex out at Colchester in 1957

© Colchester CC

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1950

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Worcs at Derby - Aug 31-Sep 3
Derbyshire 356 & 145/2 Worcs 385
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Aug 31-Sep 3
Durham 253 & 309 Notts 188 & 197/4
Hampshire v Leics at Southampton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Leics 303 Hampshire 497/8
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Aug 31-Sep 3
Glamorgan 329 & 150/3 Kent 387
Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Aug 31-Sep 3
Lancashire 278 & 144/2 Yorkshire 610/6d
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - Aug 31-Sep 3
Warwickshire 362/8d Middlesex 310/6
Somerset v Northants at Taunton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Somerset 314 & 38/0 Northants 448/9d
Surrey v NZ A at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 2
Match drawn
4th ODI: England v India at Birmingham - Sep 2
India won by 9 wickets (with 117 balls remaining)
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