Wilfred Carter      

Full name Wilfred Carter

Born June 19, 1896, Annesley, Nottinghamshire

Died November 1, 1975, Watford, Hertfordshire (aged 79 years 135 days)

Major teams Derbyshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

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Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 65 112 10 1812 145 17.76 2 6 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 65 978 707 16 3/12 44.18 4.33 61.1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1920 - 1926
Profile

Wilfred Carter,who died at Watford on November 1, aged 79, was born at Annesley (Notts) on May 14, 1896. The family soon moved to Bolsover in Derbyshire and Carter first appeared, as a right-hand bat, in 1920. His first-class record is 65 matches, 112 innings, 10 not out, 1812 runs, 145 highest score, 17.76 average; 16 wickets for 707 runs with right-arm 'donkey-drops', 26 catches. His highest score was made against Leicestershire in 1922 when he and A. H. M. Jackson added 182 for the eighth wicket, a record for the county which still stands. He also scored 100 not out against Northants in 1923. He left the staff at the end of the 1924 season but played in four matches in 1926. In 1929 and 1930 he was coach at Repton and was pro at Drumpellier for a few years. He joined Watford Football Club in 1920 as a left wing-half before Watford joined the Football League, and played for five years. Later he acted as coach and scout at Watford.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Cambs MCCU v Notts at Cambridge - Mar 28-30
Notts 339 & 207/2d Cambs MCCU 123 & 79 (32.4 ov, target 424)
Glamorgan v Cardiff MCCU at Cardiff - Mar 28-30
Glamorgan 342/7d Cardiff MCCU 133/4 (61 ov)
Gloucs v Durham MCCU at Bristol - Mar 28-30
Gloucs 405/7d Durham MCCU 215/6 (56.3 ov)
Kent v Lds-Brd MCCU at Canterbury - Mar 28-30
Kent 370/6d & 156/5d Lds-Brd MCCU 204 & 56/4 (31 ov, target 323)
Leics v Lbroug MCCU at Leicester - Mar 28-30
Leics 194 & 65/3 (18.2 ov) Lbroug MCCU 278
Oxford MCCU v Surrey at Oxford - Mar 28-30
Surrey 335/7d & 142/5d Oxford MCCU 172 & 50/3 (16.4 ov, target 306)
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