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Arthur Chipperfield      

Full name Arthur Gordon Chipperfield

Born November 17, 1905, Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales

Died July 29, 1987, Ryde, Sydney, New South Wales (aged 81 years 254 days)

Major teams Australia, New South Wales

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Arthur Gordon Chipperfield
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 14 20 3 552 109 32.47 1 2 0 15 0
First-class 96 129 17 4295 175 38.34 9 22 91 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 14 924 437 5 3/91 3/91 87.40 2.83 184.8 0 0 0
First-class 96 5296 2582 65 8/66 39.72 2.92 81.4 1 1
Career statistics
Test debut England v Australia at Nottingham, Jun 8-12, 1934 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Lord's, Jun 24-28, 1938 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1933-1940
Profile

Arthur Gordon Chipperfield, who died in Sydney on July 29, 1987, aged 81, played 14 times for Australia in the 1930s and toured England twice and South Africa once. His selection for the 1934 team to England came as something of a surprise, following only three first-class innings. He was then 28, but 152 for Northern Districts at Newcastle against Jardine's 1932-33 MCC side had given notice of his ability, and with 84 against Queensland on his d├ębut for New South Wales he furthered the good impression already made. In England, he did not enjoy the best of health, but he finished the tour with 899 runs and an average of 40.86, having shown himself as a batsman who, while essentially a front-foot player, possessing a sound defensive technique, could when the occasion demanded hit hard and score at a good pace. He was an uncommonly good slip fielder and a useful bowler of leg-breaks.

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