Basil Foster      

Full name Basil Samuel Foster

Born February 12, 1882, Malvern, Worcestershire

Died September 28, 1959, Pield Heath, Hillingdon, Middlesex (aged 77 years 228 days)

Major teams Middlesex, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Malvern College

Relation Brother - HK Foster, Brother - WL Foster, Brother - RE Foster, Brother - GN Foster, Brother - MK Foster, Brother - NJA Foster, Brother-in-law - W Greenstock, Nephew - CK Foster, Nephew - JW Greenstock, Nephew - PG Foster

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 34 52 1 753 86 14.76 0 2 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 34 81 50 0 - - - 3.70 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1902 - 1912
Profile

Basil Foster, who died in Hillingdon Hospital on September 28, aged 77, was one of the brothers who did so much for Worcestershire in the early part of the century that the county became known in cricketing circles as Fostershire. He also appeared on occasion for Middlesex. As an actor, he gained prominence on the London stage and later took up theatrical management.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Sri Lanka A 291/8 (92.2 ov)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 219 Somerset 88/2 (23 ov)
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Jun 26-29
Kent 369/8 (101 ov)
Middlesex v Lancashire at Lord's - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 313/3 (103.2 ov)
Warwickshire v Notts at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Notts 135/7 (68.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Pakistan A at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Yorkshire 246 Pakistan A 8/0 (1.2 ov)
3rd ODI: Eng Wn v Pak Women at Taunton - Jun 27
Eng Wn 68/1 (16/50 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Jun 27-30
Leics 18/1 (3.4 ov)
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