Walter Money      

Full name Walter Baptist Money

Born July 27, 1848, Sternfield, Suffolk

Died March 1, 1924, Edgbaston, Birmingham, Warwickshire (aged 75 years 218 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Kent, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Walter Baptist Money
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 29 52 4 1154 134 24.04 2 4 34 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 29 2633 1452 82 6/24 17.70 3.30 32.1 8 2
Career statistics
First-class span 1866 - 1871

The Rev. Walter Baptist Money, who was born at Sternfield in Suffolk on July 27, 1848, died suddenly at Edgbaston on March 1, 1924. As Walter Money retired from first-class cricket directly he entered the Church, only people whose memories go back more than 50 years will recall him in the field, but for a few seasons he was in the first flight of amateur cricketers -- a dominating figure at Harrow and Cambridge. Few men have ever had a pleasanter experience of Lord's ground. In the matches there that specially appealed to him, he was never on the losing side until in 1871, Butler--taking all 10 wickets in the first innings--brought about the downfall of the Cambridge XI. Money was in the very strong Harrow teams that beat Eton in one innings m 1865 and 1866 and was captain in the drawn game of 1867. In those days he was essentially an all-round player and more to be feared for his lob bowling than his batting. He took in the three matches 21 Eton wickets, doing the hat-trick in 1866 By the way Canon McCormick, who saw all the lob bowlers from William Clarke to Walter Humphreys, thought that Money in his prime was always rather underrated.

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Final: ENG Women v IND Women at Lord's - Jul 23
ENG Women 228/7 IND Women 166/3 (38.6/50 ov, target 229)
1st Test: England U19 v India U19 at Chesterfield - Jul 23-26
India U19 298/5 (62 ov)
South Group: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - Jul 23
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
South Group: Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton - Jul 23
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
North Group: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester - Jul 23
Lancashire 174/5 Durham 61/2 (8.3/20 ov, target 175)
South Group: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Jul 23
Middlesex 123/4 (13/16 ov)
South Group: Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jul 23
Kent 176/4 (20 ov)
North Group: Warwickshire v Derbyshire at Birmingham - Jul 23
Warwickshire 197/4 Derbyshire 116/6 (12.3/20 ov, target 198)
North Group: Yorkshire v Worcs at Leeds - Jul 23
Yorkshire 233/6 Worcs 70/2 (7/20 ov, target 234)
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