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
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Cambridge - Jul 26-29
England U19 352/4 (96 ov)
North Group: Leics v Lancashire at Leicester - Jul 26
Leics won by 131 runs
South Group: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Jul 26
Somerset won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
North Group: Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Jul 26
Warwickshire won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
South Group: Essex v Glamorgan at Chelmsford - Jul 26
Glamorgan 324/8 Essex 127/1 (22/50 ov)
South Group: Hampshire v Kent at Southampton - Jul 26
Hampshire 229 Kent 165/0 (30/50 ov)
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