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James Baird      

Full name James George Baird

Born November 9, 1920, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria

Died November 4, 2003, Sandringham, Melbourne, Victoria (aged 82 years 360 days)

Major teams Victoria

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 10 14 7 119 25* 17.00 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 10 1043 42 7/108 24.83 1 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1948/49 - 1949/50
Profile

James Baird was one of Victoria's finest allround sportsmen. He played ten matches for Victoria as a right-arm medium-pacer immediately after World War II. He was also an outstanding Australian Rules footballer, and once came third in the Stanwell Gift, the world-renowned professional sprint race.
Ken Piesse

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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