Peter Bowler      

Full name Peter Duncan Bowler

Born July 30, 1963, Plymouth, Devon

Current age 53 years 204 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Somerset, Tasmania

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Peter Duncan Bowler
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 318 542 59 19567 241* 40.51 45 101 232 1
List A 322 314 21 9362 138* 31.95 7 72 119 2
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 318 3302 2051 34 3/25 60.32 3.72 97.1 0 0
List A 322 653 531 13 3/31 3/31 40.84 4.87 50.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1986
Last First-class Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, Sep 10-13, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1986
Last List A Somerset v Leicestershire at Bath, Jun 13, 2004 scorecard
Profile

A batsman much maligned because for his slow scoring, Devon-born but Australia raised Peter Bowler finished with over 19000 runs at 40.51 in a career which took in three counties and one state.

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Aug 4, 2004

Peter Bowler: intends to retire at the end of the season

Peter Bowler: intends to retire at the end of the season

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Aug 31, 2002

C&G Trophy Final, Somerset v Yorkshire, Lord's, Sat 31 Aug 2002

A fine half century for Peter Bowler at Lord's

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Aug 31, 2002

C&G Trophy Final, Somerset v Yorkshire, Lord's, Sat 31 Aug 2002

Somerset openers Trescothick, left, and Bowler got their team off to a flying start

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Notes

Tasmania First-Class Career Span: 1986-87

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st unofficial Test: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Pallekele - Feb 17-20
Eng Lions 316 & 215 Sri Lanka A 167 & 41/2 (15 ov, target 365)
2nd Youth Test: India U19 v England U19 at Nagpur
Feb 21-24, 2017 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
2nd unofficial Test: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla
Feb 24-27, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
WICB Pres XI v England at Basseterre
Feb 25, 2017
WICB Pres XI v England at Basseterre
Feb 27, 2017
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