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Phil Garner      

Full name Phillip John Garner

Born March 26, 1946, Liverpool, Lancashire

Died September 2, 2009, Oxford (aged 63 years 160 days)

Major teams Oxfordshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Oxford University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
List A 16 16 2 188 53 13.42 0 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
List A 16 120 130 2 1/37 1/37 65.00 6.50 60.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
List A span 1975 - 1994
Profile

The diminutive Phil Garner led Oxfordshire for 12 seasons, a period which included two Minor Counties Championships, and played for them for 23 years. Originally from Liverpool, he went to Oxford University where he failed to make the first team but did remain in the area. He first appeared for the county in 1971, turning out for them 214 times while scoring 9482 runs at 29.54. he also took 64 wickets at 25.11 with his offspin and held 117 catches. At club level he was in the Shipton-under-Wychwood team which won the National Village Cup at Lord's in 2002 and 2003. He later represented Oxfordshire Over-50s and was in the side which won the ECB 50-Plus Championship at Lord's in 2008. He headed the Department of Student Services at Oxford College of Further Education and served on the Thames Valley Police Authority.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 297/8
South Group: Kent v Surrey at Beckenham - May 29
Kent won by 23 runs
North Group: Worcs v Leics at Worcester - May 29
Worcs won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
South Group: Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - May 29
Hampshire 148/8 Glamorgan 126/8 (19.5/20 ov)
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - May 29
Warwickshire won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
North Group: Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - May 29
Lancashire 127/9 Derbyshire 122/5 (17/20 ov)
North Group: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - May 29
Durham 182/4 Yorkshire 94/4 (11.5/20 ov)
South Group: Essex v Somerset at Chelmsford - May 29
Essex 176 Somerset 157/3 (16.4/20 ov)
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - May 29
Middlesex 221/2 Sussex 157/6 (16.4/20 ov)
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