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Harry Pilling      

Full name Harry Pilling

Born February 23, 1943, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire

Died September 22, 2012 (aged 69 years 212 days)

Major teams Lancashire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Harry Pilling
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 333 542 68 15279 149* 32.23 25 81 89 0
List A 173 163 17 3807 109* 26.07 1 22 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 333 336 195 1 1/42 195.00 3.48 336.0 0 0
List A 173 13 16 2 1/0 1/0 8.00 7.38 6.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1962-1980
List A span 1963-1982
Profile

Standing at 5ft 3in,Harry Pilling, who made the No. 3 position at Lancashire his own in a career which spanned a decade and a half, never took a backward step and one of his more famous innings came in the 1970 Gillette Cup final at Lord's when he struck an unbeaten 70 to guide Lancashire home against Sussex.

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Sep 5, 1970

Harry Pilling on his way to 70 ,  Lancashire v Sussex, Gillette Cup final, Lord's, September 5, 1970

Harry Pilling on his way to 70 in the Gillette Cup final

© PA Photos

May 22, 1968

Harry Pilling goes over the leg side, Middlesex v Lancashire, Lord's, May 22, 1968

Harry Pilling goes over the leg side

© PA Photos

May 22, 1968

Harry Pilling goes over the leg side, Middlesex v Lancashire, Lord's, May 22, 1968

Harry Pilling goes over the leg side

© PA Photos

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group B: Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury - Aug 20
Middlesex won by 7 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
Group B: Notts v Warwickshire at Nottingham - Aug 20
Notts won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
Group B: Surrey v Somerset at The Oval - Aug 20
Surrey won by 7 runs (D/L method)
Group B: Sussex v Glamorgan at Hove - Aug 20
Glamorgan won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining) (D/L method)
1st ODI: Eng Women v India Women at Scarborough
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Group A: Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby
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Group A: Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton
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Group A: Lancashire v Leics at Manchester
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Group A: Northants v Essex at Northampton
Aug 21, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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