Trevor Bailey      

Full name Trevor Edward Bailey

Born December 3, 1923, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex

Died February 10, 2011, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex (aged 87 years 69 days)

Major teams England, Cambridge University, Essex

Nickname Barnacle, The Boil

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Commentator, Journalist, Author

Education Dulwich College; Cambridge University

Trevor Edward Bailey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 61 91 14 2290 134* 29.74 1 10 2 32 0
First-class 682 1072 215 28641 205 33.42 28 150 426 0
List A 7 7 1 93 38 15.50 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 61 95 9712 3856 132 7/34 11/98 29.21 2.38 73.5 5 5 1
First-class 682 116659 48170 2082 10/90 23.13 2.47 56.0 110 13
List A 7 504 290 11 4/37 4/37 26.36 3.45 45.8 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Leeds, Jun 11-14, 1949 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 13-18, 1959 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1967
List A span 1963 - 1967
Profile

Trevor Bailey was one of the hardest, most doughty opponents you would wish to meet. An outstanding fast-medium bowler, brilliant fielder and generally dull batsman, whose resolute defence, rescued England from many a fix and earned him the nickname "Barnacle".

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Aug 16, 2010

Trevor Bailey with his wife, son and daughter

Trevor Bailey with his wife, son and daughter

© Ijaz Chaudhry

Nov 18, 1958

Trevor Bailey on tour with England

Trevor Bailey on tour with England

© Getty Images

Mar 19, 1958

Trevor Bailey exercises while wearing a high-grade plastic sweatsuit designed to help him reduce weight, March 19, 1958

Trevor Bailey exercises while wearing a high-grade plastic sweatsuit designed to help him reduce weight

© PA Photos

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1950

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: England v South Africa at The Oval - Jul 27-31
England 171/4 (59 ov)
South Group: Middlesex v Essex at Lord's - Jul 27
Middlesex won by 72 runs
North Group: Northants v Worcs at Northampton - Jul 27
Northants won by 7 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
South Group: Kent v Somerset at Canterbury - Jul 27
Kent won by 7 wickets (with 9 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Group: Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Lancashire v Notts at Manchester
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Leics v Durham at Leicester
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Northampton
Jul 28, 2017 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove
Jul 28, 2017 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
North Group: Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham
Jul 28, 2017 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
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