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Scotch Taylor      

Full name Alistair Innes Taylor

Born July 25, 1925, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Died February 7, 2004, Randjes Estate, Highlands North, Johannesburg (aged 78 years 197 days)

Major teams South Africa, Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 18 12 9.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 52 89 3 2717 180 31.59 6 11 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 52 2517 986 32 4/52 30.81 2.35 78.6 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Dec 24-29, 1956 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1949-1961
Profile

A dependable opening batsman, Scotch Taylor played one Test for South Africa, against England at The Wanderers in 1956-57, making 12 and 6. But he was a much better allround sportsman than that one outing suggests.

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Tour Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Benoni - Mar 24, 2013
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Mar 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Mar 17, 2013
South Africa won by 34 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Mar 15, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v Pakistan at Bloemfontein - Mar 10, 2013
South Africa won by 125 runs
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