Bob Simons      

Full name Robert George Simons

Born March 23, 1922, Watford, Hertfordshire

Died December 21, 2011 (aged 89 years 273 days)

Major teams Hertfordshire, Minor Counties

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Berkhamsted School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 1
List A 2 2 0 14 7 7.00 0 0 2 2
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1959 - 1959
List A span 1964 - 1966
Profile

Bob Simons played as a wicketkeeper for Hertfordshire for three decades following his debut shortly before the war, turning out more than 100 times, later becoming president and chairman of the county. His only first-class appearance came for Minor Counties against the Indians in 1959.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-7
Kent won by 8 wickets
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 & 7/0 (2 ov) Notts 419/9d
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 & 311/2 (73 ov) Somerset 274
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 289/7d Warwickshire 69 & 35/1 (13.1 ov, target 434)
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 410/9d Derbyshire 113/2 (35 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 257/5 (70 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 478 Hampshire 86/3 (34 ov)
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