Mary Spear      

Full name Mary Frances Spear

Born September 11, 1913, Bath, Somerset

Died April 10, 2006, Crickhowell (aged 92 years 211 days)

Major teams England Women

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Mary Frances Spear
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
Tests 4 2 1 16 9 16.00 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 8 702 81 14 5/15 5/17 5.78 0.69 50.1 0 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia Women v England Women at Brisbane, Dec 28-31, 1934 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand Women v England Women at Christchurch, Feb 16-18, 1935 scorecard
Test statistics
Profile

Mary Spear, a bowler, was a member of the pioneering England women's side who played the first ever Test after sailing to Australia and New Zealand in 1934-35.
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Latest Photos

Jan 10, 2008

Mary Spear lets one go during England's tour of Australia and New Zealand in 1934-35, National Library of Australia

Mary Spear lets one go during England's tour of Australia and New Zealand in 1934-35

© National Library of Australia

Jan 20, 1935

Anne Palmer is bowled for 11 as Mary Spear, Betty Snowball and Joy Partridge look on, Australia v England, 3rd women’s Test, Melbourne, January 20, 1935

Anne Palmer is bowled for 11

© ESPNcricinfo Ltd

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Sri Lanka A 353 Durham 87/1 (18 ov)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 219 Somerset 308/3 (67 ov)
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Jun 26-29
Kent 379 Derbyshire 117/1 (36.3 ov)
Middlesex v Lancashire at Lord's - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 513 (145.5 ov)
Warwickshire v Notts at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Notts 152 Warwickshire 109/4 (29.4 ov)
Yorkshire v Pakistan A at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Yorkshire 246 Pakistan A 160/3 (48.2 ov)
3rd ODI: Eng Wn v Pak Women at Taunton - Jun 27
Eng Wn 366/4 Pak Women 27/3 (9.1/50 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Jun 27-30
Leics 138/4 (46.2 ov)
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