Full name William Parish Robertson
Born September 5, 1879, Lima, Peru
Died May 7, 1950, Deynes Farm, Debden, Essex (aged 70 years 244 days)
Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex
Batting style Right-hand bat
Fielding position Wicketkeeper
Education Harrow School; Cambridge University
|First-class span||1899 - 1919|
William Robertson was in the Harrow XI from 1896 to 1898, he went to Cambridge and gained a Blue in 1901. A fast-scoring, attractive batsman, he subsequently played for Middlesex up to 1914. In 1914 he scored 580 runs, average 38.66, in Championship matches, including 130 against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge. He toured America in 1899 under K. S. Ranjitsinhji.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
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