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Ben Salmon      

Full name Benjamin Melville Salmon

Born January 9, 1906, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria

Died January 24, 1979, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales (aged 73 years 15 days)

Major teams New South Wales

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Sydney Church of England Grammar School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 10 1 323 94 35.88 0 2 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 5 10 1 1/10 10.00 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1924-1932
Profile

Ben Salmon's greatest hour on a cricket field came as a 19-year-old schoolboy when he scored 385 for Sydney Church of England Grammar School against Sydney High School out of a total of 804. His innings contained one six and 48 fours, and he followed it up with 4 for 35 as SHS were dismissed for 78, losing by 726 runs.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Melb Stars v Hurricanes at Melbourne - Dec 20
Hurricanes won by 52 runs
Syd Thunder v Heat at Sydney
Dec 21, 2014 (19:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
Scorchers v Strikers at Perth
Dec 22, 2014 (16:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
Hurricanes v Syd Sixers at Hobart
Dec 23, 2014 (19:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
3rd Test: Australia v India at Melbourne
Dec 26-30, 2014 (10:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 18:30 EST | 17:30 CST | 15:30 PST)
Scorchers v Melb Reneg at Perth
Dec 26, 2014 (16:10 local | 08:10 GMT | 03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST)
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