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Ernest Sheepshanks      

Full name Ernest Richard Sheepshanks

Born March 22, 1910, Arthington Hall, Yorkshire

Died December 31, 1937, Caudiel, Tervel, Spain (aged 27 years 284 days)

Major teams Yorkshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Eton College; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 1 1 0 26 26 26.00 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1929-1929
Profile

Ernest Richard Sheepshanks was killed on December 31 while acting as special correspondent to Reuter's with the insurgent forces in Spain. Born on March 22, 1910, he met his tragic end when 27. Very prominent in every respect at Eton, he was President of Pop, captain of cricket, and a member of the Association Football and Fives teams.

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1st Investec Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jul 9-13
India 457 & 347/8 England 496
Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Jul 12-15
Somerset 375 Northants 212/9
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Jul 13-16
Warwickshire 104/2
Essex v Hampshire at Colchester
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool - Jul 13-16
Lancashire 204/7
Worcs v Leics at Worcester - Jul 13-16
Worcs 228/6
North Division: Derbyshire v Yorkshire at Chesterfield - Jul 13
Yorkshire 183/4 (20/20 ov)
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