Geoff Humpage      

Full name Geoffrey William Humpage

Born April 24, 1954, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, Warwickshire

Current age 62 years 9 days

Major teams England, Orange Free State, Warwickshire

Nickname Farsley

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Golden Hillock Comprehensive, Birmingham

Geoffrey William Humpage
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 3 2 0 11 6 5.50 24 45.83 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 351 574 76 18098 254 36.34 29 671 72
List A 324 299 41 6594 109* 25.55 3 36 249 32
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 351 1027 553 13 2/13 42.53 3.23 79.0 0 0
List A 324 773 694 18 4/53 4/53 38.55 5.38 42.9 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut England v Australia at Lord's, Jun 4, 1981 scorecard
Last ODI England v Australia at Leeds, Jun 8, 1981 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1974 - 1990
List A span 1975 - 1990
Profile

The meaty Warwickshire wicketkeeper Geoff Humpage was a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1985, a popular figure throughout his career, and an Edgbaston folk hero. He played three one-day internationals against Australia in 1981, but managed only 11 runs. This was out of character, because Humpage could certainly bat: he had a first-class average of 36 and a top score of 254. He also went on the rebel tour to South Africa in 1981-82, and is now a police constable.
Rob Smyth

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Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1985

Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 271/5 (88.5 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 249/5 (59.1 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 208/4 (76 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 & 28/2 (16.3 ov) Yorkshire 290
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 171/7 (61.2 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 357/4 (98.3 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 Leics 473/8d (137 ov)
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 451/9d Worcs 85/0 (22.4 ov)
Derbyshire v Sussex at Derby
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Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
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Glamorgan v Worcs at Cardiff
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Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
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Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester
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Leics v Northants at Leicester
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Middlesex v Notts at Lord's
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Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
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Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
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