Herbert Benka      

Full name Herbert Frank Benka

Born October 27, 1909, Regent's Park, London

Died April 22, 1970, Westminster, London (aged 60 years 177 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 13 23 1 359 59 16.31 0 2 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 13 508 331 12 4/78 27.58 3.90 42.3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1933 - 1939
Profile

Herbert Benka was a middle-order batsman and slow left-armer who played for Middlesex between 1933 and 1936. In 11 matches for Middlesex he averaged only 16.22 but he took 4 for 78 for Minor Counties v New Zealanders in 1937 and in 1939 made a career-best 59 for MCC v Cambridge University while batting at No.10.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Kent v Surrey at Beckenham - May 24-27
Surrey won by 3 wickets
Lancashire v Derbyshire at Southport - May 24-27
Lancashire won by an innings and 15 runs
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton - May 24-27
Yorkshire 438 & 408/9 Somerset 485
Worcs v Durham at Worcester - May 24-27
Durham won by 6 wickets
North Group: Leics v Durham at Leicester
May 28, 2015 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Group: Middlesex v Kent at Lord's
May 28, 2015 (18:15 local | 17:15 GMT | 13:15 EDT | 12:15 CDT | 10:15 PDT)
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