Don Bates      

Full name Donald Lawson Bates

Born May 10, 1933, Hove, Sussex

Died May 29, 2005 (aged 72 years 19 days)

Major teams Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 315 358 157 1525 37* 7.58 0 0 118 0
List A 47 26 14 74 38 6.16 0 0 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 315 22776 880 8/51 25.88 34 2
List A 47 2524 1553 63 6/30 6/30 24.65 3.69 40.0 1 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1950 - 1971
List A span 1963 - 1970
Profile

Don Bates who, with Ian Thomson, Tony Buss and John Snow, formed Sussex's pace attack in the early 1960s, died three weeks after his 72nd birthday.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire 557/6d Durham 208 & 134/2 (38 ov) (f/o)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Hampshire 176 & 102/3 (52 ov) Middlesex 330
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Sussex 601/6d Warwickshire 262/5 (90 ov)
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 Lancashire 131/2 (47 ov)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 11/0 (3.1 ov) Worcs 283
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 Cambridge U 23/1 (14 ov)
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