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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
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 & 265 Durham 339 & 115/2
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 & 253/6 Derbyshire 545/9d
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 371 & 296/4 Hampshire 276
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 444 Kent 252 & 148/3 (f/o)
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 & 429 Leics 305 & 44/1
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 & 310 Middlesex 317 & 31/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 340 & 95/2 Essex 610/8d
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 435 & 108/2 Yorkshire 303
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