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Rachael Heyhoe-Flint      

Full name Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

Born June 11, 1939, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire

Current age 75 years 194 days

Major teams England Women

Also known as Rachael Heyhoe

Batting style Right-hand bat

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Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
Tests 22 38 3 1594 179 45.54 3 10 13 0
ODIs 23 20 9 643 114 58.45 1 4 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 22 15 402 204 3 1/3 1/3 68.00 3.04 134.0 0 0 0
ODIs 23 2 18 20 1 1/13 1/13 20.00 6.66 18.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa Women v England Women at Port Elizabeth, Dec 2-5, 1960 scorecard
Last Test England Women v West Indies Women at Birmingham, Jul 1-3, 1979 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England Women v International XI Women at Hove, Jun 23, 1973 scorecard
Last ODI Australia Women v England Women at Christchurch, Feb 7, 1982 scorecard
ODI statistics
Profile

Rachael Heyhoe-Flint epitomised women's cricket in England for more than a generation, bringing it respectability and a higher profile that it had enjoyed before she played. After she retired she continued to promote the sport through he strong media presence and personality.

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Oct 6, 2010

Rachel Heyhoe-Flint and Shelly Nitschke at the ICC Awards, Bangalore, October 6, 2010

Rachel Heyhoe-Flint and Shelly Nitschke at the ICC Awards

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Aug 29, 2006

Charlotte Edwards and Rachael Heyhoe-Flint during the launch of Taunton as the home of women's cricket prior to the second Test between England Women and India Women, 29 August, 2006

Charlotte Edwards and Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

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Nov 2, 2001

Taken at The Lord's Taverners Club 1 November 2001

Rachael Heyhoe-Flint Portrait 2001

© ESPNcricinfo Ltd

Notes

Awarded the MBE for services to cricket in 1972

Awarded the OBE for services to cricket in 2007

Country Fixtures Country Results
SAf Invit XI v Eng Lions at Soweto
Jan 5-7, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
1st unofficial Test: Sth Africa A v Eng Lions at Paarl
Jan 11-14, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
England XI v Act Inv XI at Canberra
Jan 12, 2015 (10:00 local | 23:00 GMT | 18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST)
England XI v PM's XI at Canberra
Jan 14, 2015 (14:20 local | 03:20 GMT | 22:20 EST | 21:20 CST | 19:20 PST)
Australia v England at Sydney
Jan 16, 2015 (14:20 local | 03:20 GMT | 22:20 EST | 21:20 CST | 19:20 PST)
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