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David Henley      

Full name David Francis Henley

Born July 21, 1923, Melton, Suffolk

Died February 20, 2006, San Rafael, Ibiza, Spain (aged 82 years 214 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Also known as changed name to Henley-Welch in 1948

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Education Harrow

Relation Uncle - FAH Henley

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 17 30 4 558 58 21.46 0 3 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 17 1627 931 23 3/28 40.47 3.43 70.7 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1949
Profile

David Henley was a fast-medium bowler and late middle-order batsman who played intermittently for Oxford University in the three years after WW2 without ever cementing a regular place. His won his only Blue in 1947 and played for Lancashire in the Second XI Championship. He went on to play regularly for Suffolk until 1956 and he retired to Spain.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 144/3 (49.3 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 63/1 (22.5 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 109/1 (34.5 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 Yorkshire 216/6 (56.5 ov)
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 61/1 (21.5 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 211/2 (58.4 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 Leics 346/4 (98 ov)
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 359/6 (102 ov)
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