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Bennett King      

Full name Bennett Alfred King

Born December 19, 1964, Mossman, Queensland

Current age 51 years 314 days

Major teams Northern Suburbs (Brisbane)

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

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Bennett Alfred King

Bennett King was was selected in the Queensland Under-19 team for the National Championships in 1982-83. He moved from Gympie to Brisbane and played club cricket for Norths in 24 first-grade matches. King was also a promising rugby league player for Valleys in Brisbane and was invited to join the Gold Coast Giants in the national rugby league competition, but his career was ended by injury. A physical education teacher, he decided to use his training methods for cricket and accepted a position as a development officer with Queensland Cricket.

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Feb 16, 2007

Marlon Samuels with Bennett King at practice

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Jan 29, 2007

Shivnarine Chanderpaul gets some tips from Bennett King, Vadodara, January 29, 2007

Shivnarine Chanderpaul gets some tips from Bennett King


Oct 31, 2006

Marlon Samuels and Bennett King during practice, RCA Academy, Jaipur, October 31, 2006

Marlon Samuels and Bennett King during practice

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Queensland Coach 1999-2000 to 2001-02
Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy Head Coach Mar 2002 to Oct 2004
West Indies coach Oct 2004 to 2007

Country Fixtures Country Results
Queensland v NSW at Brisbane - Oct 25-28
NSW won by 225 runs
Victoria v Tasmania at Melbourne - Oct 25-28
Victoria won by 113 runs
West Aust v South Aust at Perth - Oct 25-28
South Aust won by 10 wickets
SOA XI v South Africa at Adelaide - Oct 27-28
Match drawn
1st Test: Australia v South Africa at Perth
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