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Bruce Yardley      

Full name Bruce Yardley

Born September 5, 1947, Midland, Western Australia

Current age 66 years 363 days

Major teams Australia, Western Australia

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 33 54 4 978 74 19.56 0 4 114 5 31 0
ODIs 7 4 0 58 28 14.50 98 59.18 0 0 1 0 1 0
First-class 105 155 22 2738 97* 20.58 0 8 63 0
List A 31 23 4 358 59* 18.84 0 1 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 33 58 8909 3986 126 7/98 10/185 31.63 2.68 70.7 11 6 1
ODIs 7 5 198 130 7 3/28 3/28 18.57 3.93 28.2 0 0 0
First-class 105 9698 344 7/44 28.19 20 3
List A 31 1365 892 30 5/58 5/58 29.73 3.92 45.5 0 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v India at Adelaide, Jan 28-Feb 3, 1978 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Kandy, Apr 22-26, 1983 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Australia at Castries, Apr 12, 1978 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (SSC), Apr 30, 1983 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1966-1990
List A span 1973-1983
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Feb 14, 1979

Bruce Yardley poses with the disputed old ball after Graham Yallop had decided to open the innings with two spinners and eschew the new ball, Australia v England, 6th Test, Sydney, February 14, 1979

Bruce Yardley poses with the disputed old ball

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