Don Beard      

Full name Donald Derek Beard

Born January 14, 1920, Palmerston North, Manawatu

Died July 15, 1982, Lancaster, Lancashire, England (aged 62 years 182 days)

Major teams New Zealand, Central Districts, Northern Districts, Wellington

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Son - DA Beard

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 2 101 31 20.20 0 0 1 2 0
First-class 66 115 17 2166 81* 22.10 0 9 50 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 7 806 302 9 3/22 4/42 33.55 2.24 89.5 0 0 0
First-class 66 19059 6000 278 7/56 21.58 1.88 68.5 12 3
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v West Indies at Christchurch, Feb 8-12, 1952 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v West Indies at Auckland, Mar 9-13, 1956 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1945-1965
Profile

Wisden obituary

  • Read More
Notes

New Zealand Cricket Almanack Player of the Year 1956

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: New Zealand v Pakistan at Sharjah - Nov 26-Dec 1
Pakistan 351 New Zealand 249/1
Auckland v Canterbury at Napier
Nov 29, 2014 (15:50 local | 02:50 GMT | 21:50 EST | 20:50 CST | 18:50 PST)
Central D v Northern D at Napier
Nov 29, 2014 (19:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST)
Ireland v NZ A at Dubai (CA)
Nov 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST)
Otago v Wellington at Dunedin
Nov 30, 2014 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST | 19:00 CST | 17:00 PST)
Central D v Canterbury at Napier
Nov 30, 2014 (15:50 local | 02:50 GMT | 21:50 EST | 20:50 CST | 18:50 PST)
Northern D v Auckland at Napier
Nov 30, 2014 (19:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days