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Norman Shortland      

Full name Norman Arthur Shortland

Born July 6, 1916, Coventry, Warwickshire

Died March 14, 1973, Finham, Warwickshire (aged 56 years 251 days)

Major teams Warwickshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 23 40 5 487 70 13.91 0 2 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 23 102 50 0 - - - 2.94 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1938 - 1950
Profile

Wisden obituary
Norman Arthur Shortland, who died suddenly on March 14, aged 56, played for Warwickshire in 1938 and 1939 as a professional and reappeared after the war as an amateur, playing occasionally until 1950. A right-handed batsman, he scored 487 runs at an average of 1391 for the county; he was also an occasional medium-paced bowler.
Robert Brooke, The Cricketer, June 1973

Country Fixtures Country Results
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 & 7/0 (2 ov) Notts 419/9d
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 & 311/2 (73 ov) Somerset 274
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 289/7d Warwickshire 69 & 43/1 (14 ov, target 434)
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 410/9d Derbyshire 122/2 (40 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 257/5 (70 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 478 Hampshire 86/3 (34 ov)
1st Investec Test: England v Australia at Cardiff
Jul 8-12, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Gloucs v Northants at Cheltenham
Jul 8-11, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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