William Robertson      

Full name William Parish Robertson

Born September 5, 1879, Lima, Peru

Died May 7, 1950, Deynes Farm, Debden, Essex (aged 70 years 244 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Harrow School; Cambridge University

William Parish Robertson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 116 187 13 4510 130 25.91 4 61 15
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 116 36 27 0 - - - 4.50 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1899 - 1919
Profile

William Robertson was in the Harrow XI from 1896 to 1898, he went to Cambridge and gained a Blue in 1901. A fast-scoring, attractive batsman, he subsequently played for Middlesex up to 1914. In 1914 he scored 580 runs, average 38.66, in Championship matches, including 130 against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge. He toured America in 1899 under K. S. Ranjitsinhji.
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1940

William Robertson (Middlesex)

William Robertson (Middlesex)

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 & 265 Durham 339 & 74/0
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 & 149/4 Derbyshire 545/9d
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 371 & 63/1 Hampshire 276
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 444 Kent 252 & 128/2 (f/o)
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 & 339/7 Leics 305
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 & 207/5 Middlesex 317
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 340 Essex 592/7
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 435 & 1/0 Yorkshire 303
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