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Cyril Smith      

Full name Cyril Robert Smith

Born November 1, 1926, South Brisbane, Queensland

Died January 1, 2009, Sale, Victoria (aged 82 years 61 days)

Major teams Queensland

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 27 39 11 186 27 6.64 0 0 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 27 5285 2408 71 7/58 33.91 2.73 74.4 3 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1947-1954
Profile

Cyril Smith was a fast-medium bowler who played for Queensland immediately after World War Two, making his debut against the Indians in 1946-47 but only securing a regular place in 1949-50. In 1951-52 he enjoyed his best season, taking 22 wickets at 28.50, including his career-best 7 for 58 against Victoria - he reserved some of his best performances for matches against Victoria, and 32 of his 71 first-class wickets came against them. He turned our regularly in the following two summers but proved slightly expensive.
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