Phil Bainbridge      

Full name Philip Bainbridge

Born April 16, 1958, Sneyd Green, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Current age 59 years 96 days

Major teams Durham, Gloucestershire

Nickname Bains, Robbo

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Hanley High School; Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College; Borough Road College of Education

Relation Cousin - SG Wilkinson

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 324 539 73 15707 169 33.70 24 94 149 0
List A 311 275 47 5559 106* 24.38 1 27 72 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 324 25746 13094 349 8/53 37.51 3.05 73.7 10 0
List A 311 12342 9273 293 5/22 5/22 31.64 4.50 42.1 5 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1977 - 1996
List A span 1977 - 1996
Profile

A right-hand middle-order batsman and a right-arm medium pace, Phil Bainbridge was an important member of the Gloucestershire team throughout the 1980s. Although he made his debut in 1977, it was not until 1981 that he secured a regular first-team slot. That summer he passed 1000 runs for the first of nine times, but he really made an impression in 1985 when he made 1644 runs at 56.68, earning recognition as one of Wisden's Five Cricketers of the Year and being talked about as a possible England player. However, he struggled in 1987 and never really recaptured his earlier form. At the end of 1990 he moved to Durham as they prepared for first-class status in 1992, not only as a player but also on the marketing side. He enjoyed two good seasons before being appointed as captain in 1994, but, again, his form fell away and he was replaced. He retired at the end of 1996.
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Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1986

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 21
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
North Group: Worcs v Lancashire at Worcester - Jul 21
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
South Group: Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Jul 21
Sussex 87/2 (8/9 ov)
North Group: Leics v Northants at Leicester - Jul 21
Northants 165/8 Leics 107/3 (14.3/20 ov, target 166)
North Group: Notts v Derbyshire at Nottingham - Jul 21
Notts 227/3 Derbyshire 200/4 (18.2/20 ov, target 228)
South Group: Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval - Jul 21
Surrey 156/7 Middlesex 94/5 (14.5/20 ov, target 157)
North Group: Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Jul 21
Yorkshire 179/5 Warwickshire 140/9 (17.3/20 ov, target 180)
South Group: Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford - Jul 21
Hampshire 124/9 Essex 85/2 (10.1/20 ov, target 125)
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