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Bill Mitchell      

Full name William MacFarlane Mitchell

Born August 15, 1929, Lewisham, London

Died November 8, 2005, Westminster Abbey, London (aged 76 years 85 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Education Dulwich College; Merton College, Oxford

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 26 40 8 480 48 15.00 0 0 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 26 3285 1998 35 5/107 57.08 3.64 93.8 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1951 - 1953
Profile

Bill Mitchell was a legspinner in the Oxford XI for three seasons, winning Blues in 1951 and 1952, but he lost his place in the side before the Varsity match in his final year.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 34/4 (16.3 ov) Kent 533/6d
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 534/7 (134 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 203/8 (63 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 195/3 (57.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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