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Richard Compton      

Full name Richard Cecil Denis Compton

Born March 29, 1956, London

Current age 60 years 88 days

Major teams Natal (SACB)

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Relation Father - DCS Compton, Uncle - LH Compton, Brother - PMD Compton, Son - NRD Compton

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 12 1 99 34 9.00 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 7 12 976 398 18 3/42 5/75 22.11 2.44 54.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1978/79 - 1980/81
Latest Photos

Mar 9, 2013

Richard Compton, father of Nick Compton, celebrates his son's hundred, New Zealand v England, 1st Test, Dunedin, 4th day, March 9, 2013

Richard Compton, father of Nick Compton, celebrates his son's hundred

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Colombo (PSS) - Jun 23-25
S Africa U19 206 & 119/2 (55 ov) S Lanka U19 180
West Indies v South Africa at Bridgetown - Jun 24
West Indies 285 South Africa 90/6 (26.2/50 ov)
2nd Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Kurunegala
Jun 28-30, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
3rd Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Pallekele
Jul 3-5, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
1st Youth ODI: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Colombo (PSS)
Jul 9, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Zimbabwe A v Sth Africa A at Bulawayo
Jul 9-12, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
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