Rod Eddington      

Full name Roderick Ian Eddington

Born January 2, 1950, Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Current age 64 years 243 days

Major teams Oxford University

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 8 14 4 130 24 13.00 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 8 600 329 8 3/48 41.12 3.29 75.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1975-1976
Profile

Rod Eddington played a handful of matches for Oxford University (where he was a Rhodes scholar) as a left-arm spinner and lower middle-order batsman but never really came close to winning a Blue. He was appointed chairman of Ansett in 1997 and took over as chairman of British Airways in 2000 where he stayed until 2005. He was knighted in 2005 but as an Australia citizen, this was only an honorary award.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Worcs at Derby - Aug 31-Sep 3
Derbyshire 356 Worcs 308/7
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Aug 31-Sep 3
Durham 253 & 262/8 Notts 188
Hampshire v Leics at Southampton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Leics 303 Hampshire 150/0
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Aug 31-Sep 3
Glamorgan 329 Kent 278/5
Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Aug 31-Sep 3
Lancashire 278 Yorkshire 491/5
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - Aug 31-Sep 3
Warwickshire 362/8d Middlesex 65/3
Somerset v Northants at Taunton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Somerset 314 Northants 202/6
Surrey v NZ A at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 2
Surrey 101 & 177/4 NZ A 211
4th ODI: England v India at Birmingham - Sep 2
England 117/5 (33.2/50 ov)
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