William Fennex      

Full name William Fennex

Born circa 1764, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire

Died March 4, 1838, Stepney, London

Major teams England, Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (underarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 88 165 15 1928 90 12.85 0 10 73 1
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI 5w 10
First-class 88 0+ 0+ 145 7/? 5 0
Career statistics
First-class debut A to C v Rest of the Alphabet at Moulsey Hurst, Aug 2-5, 1786 scorecard
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Middlesex XI at Lord's, Aug 14-16, 1816 scorecard
Profile

William Fennex was a noted allrounder and right arm fast bowler. He was reputed to be one of the first to use forward play and was said to be a good driver of the ball. He began his career with Berkshire but is linked more with Middlesex and was groundkeeper at Uxbridge.
Cricinfo staff

Latest Articles
Country Fixtures Country Results
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 & 75/5 (25 ov) Essex 640
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Match drawn
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Sussex won by 10 wickets
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 131 & 62/3 (20 ov) (f/o)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 & 121/3 (30 ov) Gloucs 364/6d
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 & 236 Lancashire 196 & 21/0 (8 ov, target 349)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
  • No stories yet
News | Features Last 3 days