Peter Richardson      

Full name Peter Edward Richardson

Born July 4, 1931, Hereford

Died February 17, 2017 (aged 85 years 228 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 Insights on test 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 Insights on test 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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Jul 25, 1958

Peter Richardson drives on his way to 74, England v New Zealand, 4th Test, Old Trafford, 2nd day, July 25, 1958

Peter Richardson drives on his way to 74

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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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Jul 26, 1956

Keith Miller congratulates Peter Richardson on his century, England v Australia, 4th Test, Old Trafford, 1st day, July 26, 1956

Keith Miller congratulates Peter Richardson on his century

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1957

Country Fixtures Country Results
Final: ENG Women v IND Women at Lord's - Jul 23
ENG Women won by 9 runs
1st Test: England U19 v India U19 at Chesterfield - Jul 23-26
India U19 389/6 (90 ov)
South Group: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - Jul 23
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
South Group: Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton - Jul 23
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
North Group: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester - Jul 23
Lancashire won by 31 runs
South Group: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Jul 23
Somerset won by 5 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
South Group: Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jul 23
Match tied (D/L method)
North Group: Warwickshire v Derbyshire at Birmingham - Jul 23
Warwickshire won by 20 runs
North Group: Yorkshire v Worcs at Leeds - Jul 23
Yorkshire won by 37 runs
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