Bill Merry      

Full name William Gerald Merry

Born August 8, 1955, Newbury, Berkshire

Current age 60 years 290 days

Major teams Hertfordshire, Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Chells Secondary Modern

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 29 19 11 50 14* 6.25 0 0 6 0
List A 53 27 12 87 13 5.80 0 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 29 3518 1724 52 4/24 33.15 2.94 67.6 0 0
List A 53 2387 1521 55 3/19 3/19 27.65 3.82 43.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1979 - 1986
List A span 1977 - 1991
Profile

Bill Merry was a medium-pacer who made 26 appearances for Middlesex over four summers without every gaining a regular place in a strong, trophy-winning side, or threatening to do so. His best season came in 1980 when he took 15 wickets at 20.00 as Middlesex won the Championship, including a career-best 4 for 24 against Somerset. He played Minor County cricket for Hertfordshire either side of the his first-class career.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 Kent 79/1 (39.1 ov)
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 Essex 306/9 (113.1 ov)
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 Gloucs 242/4 (82 ov)
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 Notts 100/5 (47 ov)
Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester - May 22-25
Surrey 191 Lancashire 353/9 (109.3 ov)
Leics v Worcs at Leicester - May 22-25
Leics 316 Worcs 251/8 (71.1 ov)
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 Middlesex 145/0 (44.3 ov)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Warwickshire 313 & 21/2 (5.2 ov) Durham 190
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