Clare Taylor      

Full name Clare Elizabeth Taylor

Born May 22, 1965, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Current age 49 years 119 days

Major teams England Women, Otago Women, Yorkshire Women

Nickname Romper

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Clare Elizabeth Taylor
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
Tests 16 21 7 226 43 16.14 0 0 5 0
ODIs 105 56 21 303 29 8.65 0 0 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 24 2383 1011 25 4/38 5/95 40.44 2.54 95.3 2 0 0
ODIs 105 104 5140 2443 102 4/13 4/13 23.95 2.85 50.3 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India Women v England Women at Kolkata, Nov 17-20, 1995 scorecard
Last Test England Women v South Africa Women at Taunton, Aug 20-22, 2003 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England Women v Ireland Women at Sydney, Dec 5, 1988 scorecard
Last ODI England Women v Australia Women at Taunton, Aug 30, 2005 scorecard
ODI statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 2/18 Otago Women v Cant Women Christchurch 22 Jan 2011 Other OD
2/43, 22* Otago Women v Cant Women Christchurch 21 Jan 2011 Other T20
10, 1/15 Otago Women v ND Women Invercargill 16 Jan 2011 Other T20
1* Otago Women v ND Women Invercargill 15 Jan 2011 Other OD
19, 3/32 Otago Women v ND Women Invercargill 14 Jan 2011 Other T20
10, 1/31 Otago Women v Well Women Upper Hutt 9 Jan 2011 Other T20
1/37, 10 Otago Women v Well Women Upper Hutt 8 Jan 2011 Other OD
0/20 Otago Women v Well Women Upper Hutt 7 Jan 2011 Other T20
1/13, 5 Otago Women v Auck Women Auckland 4 Jan 2011 Other T20
8, 1/26 Otago Women v Auck Women Auckland 3 Jan 2011 Other OD
Profile

An opening medium-pace bowler, Clare Taylor was one of the most successful bowlers in the women's game. She became the first England player to take 100 international wickets in 2002 andwas the second highest wicket-taker overall at the World Cup in 2000. She played 16 Tests and 105 ODIs, was made a Member of the British Empire in 2000 for services to cricket and was also one of the England side that won the 1993 World Cup at Lord's. She was also a talented footballer too, having represented Liverpool Ladies as well as playing in the football World Cup. Taylor spent her winters in New Zealand with Otago and her summers with Yorkshire, winning the County Championship 11 times in 12 seasons with them, and in between worked for the Royal Mail. She announced her retirement at the end of the 2005 season, but retained her strong links with the game as a coach - helping out at the women's academy in Durham, and then moving on to help New Zealand women, when she moved to Otago.
Cricinfo staff May 2007

Profile

Opening medium pace bowler. One of the most successful bowlers in the women's game, Clare was the second highest wicket taker overall at the CricInfo World Cup in New Zealand.

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Jul 3, 2001

England Women v Australia Women, 3rd ODI , Lord's 3 July 2001

Clare Taylor and Claire Taylor leave the pitch at the end of the match

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Jul 3, 2001

England Women v Australia Women, 3rd ODI , Lord's 3 July 2001

Clare Taylor bowls to Keightley from the Nursery End

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Jun 24, 2001

England Women v Australia Women, Denis Compton Oval, Shenley, 24 June 2001

Clare Taylor is caught behind off the bowling of Magno

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Notes

Awarded the MBE in June 2000

Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Kent at Southampton - Sep 15-18
Kent 507 Hampshire 351 & 110/1 (f/o)
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Sep 15-18
Sussex 391 & 248/3 Notts 413
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Sep 15-18
Somerset 523/9d Middlesex 223 & 140/1 (f/o)
Final: Durham v Warwickshire at Lord's
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Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
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Essex v Worcs at Chelmsford
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Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff
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Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
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Lancashire v Middlesex at Manchester
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Northants v Sussex at Northampton
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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