Don Bates      

Full name Donald Lawson Bates

Born May 10, 1933, Hove, Sussex

Died May 29, 2005 (aged 72 years 19 days)

Major teams Sussex

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 315 358 157 1525 37* 7.58 0 0 118 0
List A 47 26 14 74 38 6.16 0 0 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 315 22776 880 8/51 25.88 34 2
List A 47 2524 1553 63 6/30 6/30 24.65 3.69 40.0 1 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1950-1971
List A span 1963-1970
Profile

Don Bates who, with Ian Thomson, Tony Buss and John Snow, formed Sussex's pace attack in the early 1960s, died three weeks after his 72nd birthday.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Essex at Chesterfield - Jul 7-10
Derbyshire 275 & 237/5 Essex 277
Hampshire v Gloucs at Southampton - Jul 7-10
Hampshire 297 Gloucs 446/5
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 7-10
Leics 217 & 388 Kent 302 & 66/1
Middlesex v Somerset at Uxbridge - Jul 7-10
Middlesex 338 & 169/2 Somerset 264/9d
Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds - Jul 7-10
Yorkshire 426 Durham 231 & 59/1 (f/o)
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