Full name William Winter
Born April 24, 1843, Clapham Green, London
Died August 22, 1905, Rosenlaui, near Meiringen, Berne, Switzerland (aged 62 years 120 days)
Major teams Middlesex
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm slow (underarm)
Fielding position Wicketkeeper
|First-class span||1873 - 1873|
William Winter, for between 30 and 40 years a member of the Incogniti, was killed on August 22nd whilst mountaineering in Switzerland. He was a very capable batsman, an excellent wicketkeeper, and a useful lob-bowler. His younger brother, the Rev. Arthur H. Winter, was in the Cambridge XI in 1865-66-67, and his eldest son, Mr. G. E. Winter, played against Oxford in 1898 and 1899. He was born on April 24th, 1843.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
Also: the fastest Indian to 50 wickets, and Yasir Shah's unwanted "double-hundred"