Jack Russell      

Full name Robert Charles Russell

Born August 15, 1963, Stroud, Gloucestershire

Current age 51 years 256 days

Major teams England, Gloucestershire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Robert Charles Russell
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 54 86 16 1897 128* 27.10 5290 35.86 2 6 0 153 12
ODIs 40 31 7 423 50 17.62 638 66.30 0 1 41 6
First-class 465 690 145 16861 129* 30.93 11 89 1192 128
List A 479 367 92 6626 119* 24.09 2 25 465 98
Twenty20 2 1 1 11 11* - 5 220.00 0 0 2 0 1 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 40 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 465 56 68 1 1/4 68.00 7.28 56.0 0 0
List A 479 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v Sri Lanka at Lord's, Aug 25-30, 1988 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v England at St John's, Mar 20-24, 1998 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v England at Peshawar, Nov 22, 1987 scorecard
Last ODI England v South Africa at Dhaka, Oct 25, 1998 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1981
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Loughborough UCCE at Bristol, Apr 21-23, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1982
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Apr 25, 2004 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire at Bristol, Jun 19, 2003 scorecard
Profile

Wicketkeepers are often eccentric, but Russell outquirks the lot. Whether he is standing up to the medium-pacers, barking encouragement to his fielders or leaving the ball with a gratuitous flourish, Russell is the character's character. As a keeper he is quick-witted and quick-handed, if sometimes untidy.

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Aug 24, 2005

Geraint Jones receives some tips from Jack Russell in the Indoor Academy at Loughbrough, Trent Bridge, August 24, 2005

Geraint Jones chats with Jack Russell

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Aug 24, 2005

Little and large: Jack Russell and Steve Harmison during an indoor practice in the Indoor Academy at Loughbrough August 24, 2005

Jack Russell and Steve Harmison

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Jun 22, 2004

Jack Russell

Jack Russell

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1990

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 & 265 Durham 339 & 115/2
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 & 253/6 Derbyshire 545/9d
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 371 & 296/4 Hampshire 276
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 444 Kent 252 & 148/3 (f/o)
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 & 429 Leics 305 & 44/1
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 & 310 Middlesex 317 & 31/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 340 & 95/2 Essex 610/8d
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 435 & 108/2 Yorkshire 303
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