Paul Roberts      

Full name Christopher Paul Roberts

Born October 12, 1951, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire

Died June 9, 1977, Raven Crag, Coombe Ghyl, Borrowdale, Cumberland (aged 25 years 240 days)

Major teams Lincolnshire, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 1 1 1 0 0* - 0 0 0 0 0 0
List A 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 126 40 1 1/34 40.00 1.90 126.0 0 0
List A 1 48 32 2 2/32 2/32 16.00 4.00 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1974 - 1974
List A span 1974 - 1974
Profile

Paul Roberts, who played for Lincolnshire and in one match for Worcestershire in 1974, was killed by a 200 ft fall while climbing Raven Crag, Borrowdale, on June 9. A companion also died. Roberts, who was 25 at the time of his death, was a right-hand batsman and medium-pace bowler. He held a teaching appointment in Kidderminster.
The Cricketer

Country Fixtures Country Results
Worcs v Pakistanis at Worcester - Jul 29-30
Pakistanis 261/3d Worcs 30/0 (11 ov)
South Group: Gloucs v Middlesex at Bristol - Jul 29
Gloucs won by 4 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
South Group: Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jul 29
Hampshire won by 83 runs
North Group: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Jul 29
Lancashire won by 30 runs
North Group: Northants v Yorkshire at Northampton - Jul 29
Yorkshire won by 14 runs
North Group: Notts v Leics at Nottingham - Jul 29
Notts won by 8 wickets (with 21 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Group: Surrey v Kent at The Oval - Jul 29
Surrey won by 37 runs
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