Full name William Greenstock
Born January 15, 1865, Keiskammahoek, Cape Province, South Africa
Died November 13, 1944, Pilcot, Dogmersfield, Hampshire (aged 79 years 303 days)
Major teams Cambridge University, Worcestershire
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
Education Fettes College; Cambridge University
Relation Brother-in-law - HK Foster, Brother-in-law - WL Foster, Brother-in-law - RE Foster, Brother-in-law - BS Foster, Brother-in-law - GN Foster, Brother-in-law - MK Foster, Brother-in-law - NJA Foster, Son - JW Greenstock, Nephew - CK Foster
|First-class span||1886 - 1887|
William Greenstock, who died at Dogmersfield, Basingstoke, on November 13 in his 80th year, was four years in the Fettes XI, being captain in 1883 and 1884. Tried for Cambridge University in 1886 and 1887, he did not get his Blue. He was a master at Malvern for many years.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
Also: the fastest Indian to 50 wickets, and Yasir Shah's unwanted "double-hundred"