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William Griffiths      

Full name William Hugh Griffiths

Born September 26, 1923, Marylebone, London

Died May 30, 2015 (aged 91 years 246 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Glamorgan

Also known as Right Honourable Lord Justice Griffiths

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 38 48 13 137 19 3.91 0 0 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 38 6735 3210 102 6/129 31.47 2.85 66.0 3 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1949
Profile

The Right Honourable Lord Justice Griffiths had a brief career as a fast bowler with Glamorgan after the Second World War, and has subsequently had a very distinguished career in the legal world, becoming a High Court Judge, a Life Peer and a Law Lord. He has retained an interest in cricket, serving as President of the M.C.C. during 1990/91.

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Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 562 & 212/8 (67 ov) Essex 414
South Group: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 3
Gloucs won by 8 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
North Group: Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Jul 3
Lancashire won by 29 runs
North Group: Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jul 3
Worcs won by 20 runs
South Group: Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval - Jul 3
Surrey won by 8 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
North Group: Warwickshire v Derbyshire at Birmingham - Jul 3
Warwickshire won by 60 runs
South Group: Hampshire v Glamorgan at Southampton - Jul 3
Glamorgan won by 23 runs
South Group: Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jul 3
Kent won by 7 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
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