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Roy Smith      

Full name Roy Smith

Born April 14, 1930, Taunton, Somerset

Current age 86 years 19 days

Major teams Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 96 173 21 2600 100 17.10 1 9 31 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 96 2067 1083 19 4/91 57.00 3.14 108.7 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1949 - 1955
Latest Photos

May 14, 1955

Jim Laker holds on to a catch from Roy Smith off Tony Lock, Surrey v Somerset, County Championship, 1st day, The Oval, May 14, 1955

Jim Laker holds on to a catch from Roy Smith off Tony Lock

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 228/3 (72 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 149/4 (42.3 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 158/1 (58 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 Yorkshire 290 (76.2 ov)
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 103/5 (43.2 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 300/4 (80.1 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 Leics 416/6 (119 ov)
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 451/9d Worcs 17/0 (4.3 ov)
Derbyshire v Sussex at Derby
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 8-10, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Worcs at Cardiff
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Leics v Northants at Leicester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Notts at Lord's
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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