David Nicholls      

Full name David Nicholls

Born December 8, 1943, East Dereham, Norfolk

Died June 10, 2008 (aged 64 years 185 days)

Major teams Kent

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Gravesend Grammar School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 202 342 24 7072 211 22.23 2 34 326 13
List A 98 91 7 1742 64 20.73 0 6 75 11
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 202 36 23 2 1/0 11.50 3.83 18.0 0 0
List A 98 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1960 - 1977
List A span 1969 - 1980
Profile

David Nicholls came from a long line of Kent wicketkeepers but had the misfortune that his career coincided with one of the greatest of them, Alan Knott. Nevertheless, he got plenty of chances when Knott was on Test duty and never let his county down.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 & 56/4 (19 ov) Essex 640
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 & 104/1 (31 ov) Durham 447
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-30
Somerset won by 1 wicket
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 & 195/6 (74 ov) Sussex 447/8d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 131 & 62/3 (20 ov) (f/o)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 Gloucs 226/5 (78 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 & 77/3 (31 ov) Lancashire 196
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