Ben Salmon      

Full name Benjamin Melville Salmon

Born January 9, 1906, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria

Died January 24, 1979, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales (aged 73 years 15 days)

Major teams New South Wales

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Sydney Church of England Grammar School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 10 1 323 94 35.88 0 2 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 5 10 1 1/10 10.00 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1924/25 - 1931/32
Profile

Ben Salmon's greatest hour on a cricket field came as a 19-year-old schoolboy when he scored 385 for Sydney Church of England Grammar School against Sydney High School out of a total of 804. His innings contained one six and 48 fours, and he followed it up with 4 for 35 as SHS were dismissed for 78, losing by 726 runs.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
NSW v Tasmania at Sydney - Mar 5-8
Tasmania 122/4
Queensland v West Aust at Brisbane - Mar 5-8
West Aust 66/2
Victoria v South Aust at Adelaide - Mar 5-8
Victoria 142/1
32nd Match, Pool A: Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney
Mar 8, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
Queensland v South Aust at Brisbane
Mar 13-16, 2015 (10:00 local | 00:00 GMT | 20:00 EDT -1d | 19:00 CDT -1d | 17:00 PDT -1d)
Victoria v Tasmania at Alice Springs
Mar 13-16, 2015 (10:30 local | 01:00 GMT | 21:00 EDT -1d | 20:00 CDT -1d | 18:00 PDT -1d)
West Aust v NSW at Perth
Mar 13-16, 2015 (10:30 local | 02:30 GMT | 22:30 EDT -1d | 21:30 CDT -1d | 19:30 PDT -1d)
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