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Richard Compton      

Full name Richard Cecil Denis Compton

Born March 29, 1956, London

Current age 58 years 121 days

Major teams Natal (SACB)

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Relation Father - DCS Compton, Uncle - LH Compton, Brother - PMD Compton, Son - NRD Compton

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 12 1 99 34 9.00 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 7 12 976 398 18 3/42 5/75 22.11 2.44 54.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1978-1981
Latest Photos

Mar 9, 2013

Richard Compton, father of Nick Compton, celebrates his son's hundred, New Zealand v England, 1st Test, Dunedin, 4th day, March 9, 2013

Richard Compton, father of Nick Compton, celebrates his son's hundred

© Getty Images

Country Fixtures Country Results
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Cambridge
Aug 1-4, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
1st unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Townsville
Aug 7-10, 2014 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
2nd Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Northampton
Aug 7-10, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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