John Mortimore      

Full name John Brian Mortimore

Born May 14, 1933, Southmead, Bristol

Died February 13, 2014 (aged 80 years 275 days)

Major teams England, Gloucestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 9 12 2 243 73* 24.30 0 1 4 3 0
First-class 640 989 121 15891 149 18.30 4 65 345 0
List A 93 68 21 494 36 10.51 0 0 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 9 15 2162 733 13 3/36 3/60 56.38 2.03 166.3 0 0 0
First-class 640 113417 41904 1807 8/59 23.18 2.21 62.7 75 8
List A 93 3612 2273 78 4/12 4/12 29.14 3.77 46.3 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 13-18, 1959 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Manchester, Jul 23-28, 1964 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1950 - 1975
List A span 1963 - 1974
Profile

John Mortimore was a lean and stately offspinner, who was a staple of the Gloucestershire side for a quarter of a century and also won nine England caps at the height of his prowess.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 562 & 212/8 (67 ov) Essex 414
South Group: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 3
Gloucs won by 8 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
North Group: Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Jul 3
Lancashire won by 29 runs
North Group: Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jul 3
Worcs won by 20 runs
South Group: Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval - Jul 3
Surrey won by 8 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
North Group: Warwickshire v Derbyshire at Birmingham - Jul 3
Warwickshire won by 60 runs
South Group: Hampshire v Glamorgan at Southampton - Jul 3
Glamorgan won by 23 runs
South Group: Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jul 3
Kent won by 7 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
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