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Hugo Yarnold      

Full name Henry Yarnold

Born July 6, 1917, Worcester

Died August 13, 1974, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire (aged 57 years 38 days)

Major teams Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Other Umpire

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 287 417 69 3741 68 10.75 0 7 466 231
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 287 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1938 - 1955
Umpiring statistics
Test debut England v India at Leeds, Jun 8-13, 1967 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Birmingham, Jul 11-16, 1968 scorecard
Test matches 3
Test statistics
Profile

Wisden obituary
Hugo Yarnold, who died on August 13 aged 57, served Worcestershire with great loyalty as a wicket-keeper from 1938 to 1955 and then helped the game as a whole from 1959 as an umpire. He was returning home from officiating in the Northamptonshire v. Essex match at Wellingborough when his car was in collision with an eight-wheel lorry in Leamington.

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