Ellis Child      

Full name Ellis Lynley Child

Born December 23, 1925, Whangarei, Northland

Died May 8, 2005, Auckland (aged 79 years 136 days)

Major teams Auckland, Northern Districts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Son - MJ Child

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 8 13 1 230 41 19.16 0 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 8 575 21 5/37 27.38 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1953-1959
Profile

CHILD, ELLIS LYNLEY, who died on May 8, 2005, aged 79, was a mediumpacer who played five matches for Auckland in 1953-54, and three more for Northern Districts five years later. He took five for 71 on his debut, against Canterbury, and nine in his next game, against Otago - but never quite hit such heights again. His son, Murray, also played for Northern Districts.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Auckland v Central D at Auckland - Dec 18-21
Central D 159 & 259/6 Auckland 117
Canterbury v Otago at Rangiora - Dec 18-21
Otago 369 Canterbury 176/3
Northern D v Wellington at Hamilton - Dec 18-21
Northern D 223 & 198/3 Wellington 117
5th ODI: New Zealand v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi - Dec 19
New Zealand 241/4 (46.2/50 ov)
NZ XI v Sri Lankans at Queenstown
Dec 21-22, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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