Stan Worthington      

Full name Thomas Stanley Worthington

Born August 21, 1905, Bolsover, Derbyshire

Died August 31, 1973, King's Lynn, Norfolk (aged 68 years 10 days)

Major teams England, Derbyshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

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Thomas Stanley Worthington
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 9 11 0 321 128 29.18 1 1 0 8 0
First-class 453 720 59 19221 238* 29.07 31 94 339 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 9 11 633 316 8 2/19 3/43 39.50 2.99 79.1 0 0 0
First-class 453 49020 19929 682 8/29 29.22 2.43 71.8 16 2
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v England at Christchurch, Jan 10-13, 1930 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 26-Mar 3, 1937 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1924 - 1947
Profile

Thomas Stanley Worthington, who died in hospital on September 1, aged 68, while on holiday at King"s Lynn, was a fine all-rounder for Derbyshire between 1924 and 1947. He took part in nine Test matches for England, five of them when a member of G. O. Allen"s team in Australia in 1936-37. He distinguished himself at the Oval in 1936 when scoring 128, he and W. R. Hammond (217) adding 266 and setting up a fourth wicket record against India which still stands.

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Stan Worthington

Stan Worthington

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Mar 7, 1937

Stan Worthington topples onto his stumps after pulling Chuck Fleetwood-Smith, Australia v England, MCG, 5th Test,  March 7, 1937

Stan Worthington topples onto his stumps after pulling Chuck Fleetwood-Smith

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1937

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 & 49/0d Derbyshire 77/2d
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Essex 166 & 276 Leics 280 & 88/1
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan 371 Northants 157 & 195/4 (f/o)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 & 30/1 Worcs 403/5d
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 & 105/3 Middlesex 260
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 448 Lancashire 377/9
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-4
Notts 255 & 243 Sussex 189 & 20/2
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