Jack Bond      

Full name John David Bond

Born May 6, 1932, Kearsley, Bolton, Lancashire

Current age 82 years 348 days

Major teams Lancashire, Nottinghamshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Other Umpire

Education Bolton School

John David Bond
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 362 548 80 12125 157 25.90 14 54 222 0
List A 99 74 20 698 43 12.92 0 0 31 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 362 67 69 0 - - - 6.17 - 0 0 0
List A 99 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1955 - 1974
List A span 1963 - 1974
Profile

Jack Bond was Lancashire's captain during a golden era in the late 1960s and early 1970s when they emerged as the premier one-day side in the land. He led them for five years from 1968 during which time they won three successive Gillette Cups and the first two Sunday League competitions in 1969 and 1970. He also guided them to two second places in the Championship. Although he led a powerful side, his positive approach won over supporters and instilled a belief in his side that they could win, and he knew how to handle players. He was a solid county batsman, forming the bedrock of Lancashire's middle order throughout the 1960s. On retiring he became Lancashire coach, but after one season he moved to Nottinghamshire as player-manager and he also captained them in 1974 as well as becoming a Test selector. He returned to Old Trafford in 1980 for another spell as manager, before becoming a first-class umpire in 1988.
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Notes

Professional Cricketers' Association Player of the Year: 1970
Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1971

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Apr 19-22
Lancashire 45/2
Essex v Kent at Chelmsford - Apr 19-22
Kent 54/3
Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff - Apr 19-22
Surrey 61/0
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - Apr 19-22
Notts 75/1
Sussex v Worcs at Hove - Apr 19-22
Sussex 94/1
Warwickshire v Hampshire at Birmingham - Apr 19-22
Hampshire 64/0
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