Peter Richardson      

Full name Peter Edward Richardson

Born July 4, 1931, Hereford

Current age 84 years 3 days

Major teams England, Kent, Worcestershire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm bowler

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 34 56 1 2061 126 37.47 5 9 0 6 0
First-class 454 794 41 26055 185 34.60 44 140 220 0
List A 3 3 0 168 127 56.00 1 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 34 3 120 48 3 2/10 2/10 16.00 2.40 40.0 0 0 0
First-class 454 763 499 11 2/10 45.36 3.92 69.3 0 0
List A 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v Australia at Nottingham, Jun 7-12, 1956 scorecard
Last Test England v West Indies at Birmingham, Jul 4-9, 1963 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1949 - 1965
List A span 1963 - 1965
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Aug 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches, England v West Indies, 5th Test, 1st day, August 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1957

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-8
Leics 159 & 110/9 (45.2 ov) Kent 210
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 Notts 180/4 (60 ov)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 Somerset 176/4 (53 ov)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 125/1 (42 ov) Warwickshire 69
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 167/3 (32 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 96/4 (25.4 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 228/5 (79 ov)
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