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Bill Tyrwhitt-Drake      

Full name Thomas William Tyrwhitt-Drake

Born November 5, 1926, Paddington, London

Died March 8, 2008 (aged 81 years 124 days)

Major teams Cambridge University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Haileybury College

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 4 8 0 122 38 15.25 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1957
Profile

Bill Tyrwhitt-Drake, a wicketkeeper-batsman, was in the Haileybury XI for three seasons, playing for Lord's Schools against the Rest in 1943 and captaining them and his school the following two summers. He went up to Cambridge with a good reputation but played only three times, twice in 1946 and once in 1948. He represented Hertfordshire from the end of the war until 1958 and also turned out for The Army.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Apr 19-22
Lancashire 292/8
Essex v Kent at Chelmsford - Apr 19-22
Kent 193 Essex 67/6
Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff - Apr 19-22
Surrey 363/3
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - Apr 19-22
Notts 393/7
Sussex v Worcs at Hove - Apr 19-22
Sussex 345 Worcs 45/0
Warwickshire v Hampshire at Birmingham - Apr 19-22
Hampshire 319 Warwickshire 14/0
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