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Darrel Baldock      

Full name Darrel John Baldock

Born September 29, 1938, Devonport, Tasmania

Died February 2, 2011, Latrobe, Tasmania (aged 72 years 126 days)

Major teams Tasmania

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 4 0 86 54 21.50 0 1 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 16 0 - - - - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1960/61 - 1960/61
Profile

Darrel Baldock played two first-class matches for Tasmania as a batsman in the days before the state was part of the Sheffield Shield, and he had the distinction of making a half-century against a touring West Indian side whose attack included Wes Hall and Lance Gibbs. But it was in Australian rules football that Baldock became a champion, and in 1966 he captained St Kilda to their only VFL premiership. Also a successful racehorse trainer, Baldock represented the Labor Party in the Tasmanian Parliament during the 1970s and 80s and served as the state's Minister for Transport. Baldock died in 2011 after a series of strokes.
Brydon Coverdale

Notes

Tasmania First-Class Career Span: 1960-61

Country Fixtures Country Results
Final: Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne
Mar 29, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 23:30 EDT -1d | 22:30 CDT -1d | 20:30 PDT -1d)
Only Youth Test: Aust U19 v England U19 at Perth
Apr 6-9, 2015 (10:00 local | 02:00 GMT | 22:00 EDT -1d | 21:00 CDT -1d | 19:00 PDT -1d)
1st Youth ODI: Aust U19 v England U19 at Bunbury
Apr 13, 2015 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 21:30 EDT -1d | 20:30 CDT -1d | 18:30 PDT -1d)
2nd Youth ODI: Aust U19 v England U19 at Bunbury
Apr 15, 2015 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 21:30 EDT -1d | 20:30 CDT -1d | 18:30 PDT -1d)
3rd Youth ODI: Aust U19 v England U19 at Perth
Apr 18, 2015 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 21:30 EDT -1d | 20:30 CDT -1d | 18:30 PDT -1d)
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