Peter Richardson      

Full name Peter Edward Richardson

Born July 4, 1931, Hereford

Current age 83 years 304 days

Major teams England, Kent, Worcestershire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm bowler

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 34 56 1 2061 126 37.47 5 9 0 6 0
First-class 454 794 41 26055 185 34.60 44 140 220 0
List A 3 3 0 168 127 56.00 1 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 34 3 120 48 3 2/10 2/10 16.00 2.40 40.0 0 0 0
First-class 454 763 499 11 2/10 45.36 3.92 69.3 0 0
List A 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v Australia at Nottingham, Jun 7-12, 1956 scorecard
Last Test England v West Indies at Birmingham, Jul 4-9, 1963 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1949 - 1965
List A span 1963 - 1965
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Aug 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches, England v West Indies, 5th Test, 1st day, August 22, 1957

Peter Richardson drives through square as wicketkeeper Gerry Alexander watches

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1957

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: West Indies v England at Bridgetown - May 1-3
West Indies won by 5 wickets
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 Durham 157/4
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 Gloucs 77/0
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 47/2
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 300/5
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 198/6
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 Worcs 35/2
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