Wilfred Carter      

Full name Wilfred Carter

Born June 19, 1896, Annesley, Nottinghamshire

Died November 1, 1975, Watford, Hertfordshire (aged 79 years 135 days)

Major teams Derbyshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

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Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 65 112 10 1812 145 17.76 2 6 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 65 978 707 16 3/12 44.18 4.33 61.1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1920 - 1926
Profile

Wilfred Carter,who died at Watford on November 1, aged 79, was born at Annesley (Notts) on May 14, 1896. The family soon moved to Bolsover in Derbyshire and Carter first appeared, as a right-hand bat, in 1920. His first-class record is 65 matches, 112 innings, 10 not out, 1812 runs, 145 highest score, 17.76 average; 16 wickets for 707 runs with right-arm 'donkey-drops', 26 catches. His highest score was made against Leicestershire in 1922 when he and A. H. M. Jackson added 182 for the eighth wicket, a record for the county which still stands. He also scored 100 not out against Northants in 1923. He left the staff at the end of the 1924 season but played in four matches in 1926. In 1929 and 1930 he was coach at Repton and was pro at Drumpellier for a few years. He joined Watford Football Club in 1920 as a left wing-half before Watford joined the Football League, and played for five years. Later he acted as coach and scout at Watford.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street - Sep 1-4
Durham 213 & 134/8 (45 ov) Hampshire 251
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford - Sep 1-4
Essex 360 Northants 275 (69.1 ov)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 1-4
Kent 570/8d Lancashire 131/5 (44.5 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 1-4
Leics 415 Gloucs 118/2 (43.2 ov)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 1-4
Derbyshire 313 Surrey 347/6 (105.3 ov)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham - Sep 1-4
Middlesex 207 Warwickshire 133/6 (48.3 ov)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 1-4
Worcs 210 Sussex 380/4 (96 ov)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 1-3
Yorkshire won by an innings and 126 runs
1st ODI: England v Australia at Southampton
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