William Soppitt      

Full name William John Blair Soppitt

Born December 30, 1856, Maidstone, Kent

Died October 29, 1910, Shepherd's Bush, Fulham, London (aged 53 years 303 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Also known as birth registered as William James Soppitt

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 4 0 15 10 3.75 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 2 256 159 5 5/159 31.80 3.72 51.2 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1887 - 1887
Profile

William Soppitt played for Middlesex Colts a decade before his first-class debut for South in 1887. The wait did him no good as he bagged a pair batting in the middle order. Three weeks later he made his one Middlesex appearance and opening the bowling against Oxford University he took 5 for 152 as the county lost by an innings.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 189/3 (72 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 160/8 (65.5 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d & 96/5 (39 ov) Somerset 147
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 253/4 (73.2 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 265 (92.2 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d & 142/1d Gloucs 150/1d & 108/5 (38.1 ov, target 351)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Eng Lions v South Africa at Worcester - Jun 29-Jul 1
South Africa 58/1 (20 ov)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days