Bill Merry      

Full name William Gerald Merry

Born August 8, 1955, Newbury, Berkshire

Current age 61 years 18 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
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 & 61/1 (22.2 ov) Warwickshire 381/8d
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 263 (77.1 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 110/5 (50 ov) Kent 533/6d
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 & 86/1 (33 ov) Somerset 587/8d
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Surrey won by 10 wickets
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 & 50/1d Worcs 201/3d & 65/2 (18.4 ov, target 401)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 136/9 (56.2 ov, target 452)
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