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Rachael Heyhoe-Flint      

Full name Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

Born June 11, 1939, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire

Died January 18, 2017 (aged 77 years 221 days)

Major teams England Women

Also known as Rachael Heyhoe

Batting style Right-hand bat

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Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
Tests Insights on women test 22 38 3 1594 179 45.54 3 10 13 0
ODIs Insights on women odi 23 20 9 643 114 58.45 1 4 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on women test 22 15 402 204 3 1/3 1/3 68.00 3.04 134.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on women odi 23 2 18 20 1 1/13 1/13 20.00 6.66 18.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa Women v England Women at Port Elizabeth, Dec 2-5, 1960 scorecard
Last Test England Women v West Indies Women at Birmingham, Jul 1-3, 1979 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England Women v International XI Women at Hove, Jun 23, 1973 scorecard
Last ODI Australia Women v England Women at Christchurch, Feb 7, 1982 scorecard
ODI statistics
Profile

Rachael Heyhoe-Flint epitomised women's cricket in England for more than a generation, bringing it respectability and a higher profile that it had enjoyed before she played. After she retired she continued to promote the sport through he strong media presence and personality.

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Oct 6, 2010

Rachel Heyhoe-Flint and Shelly Nitschke at the ICC Awards, Bangalore, October 6, 2010

Rachel Heyhoe-Flint and Shelly Nitschke at the ICC Awards

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Jul 22, 2009

Rachael Heyhoe Flint in conversation at the ICC Centenary History Conference, St Antony's College, University of Oxford, July 22, 2009

Rachael Heyhoe Flint in conversation

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Aug 29, 2006

Charlotte Edwards and Rachael Heyhoe-Flint during the launch of Taunton as the home of women's cricket prior to the second Test between England Women and India Women, 29 August, 2006

Charlotte Edwards and Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

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Notes

Awarded the MBE for services to cricket in 1972

Awarded the OBE for services to cricket in 2007

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Glamorgan at Chester-le-Street - Jun 19-22
Glamorgan 295 & 263 Durham 402 & 96/0 (16.2 ov, target 157)
Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford - Jun 19-22
Essex won by an innings and 164 runs
Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester - Jun 19-22
Lancashire won by an innings and 30 runs
Worcs v Kent at Worcester - Jun 19-22
Kent 260 & 474 Worcs 336 & 365/5 (79.1 ov, target 399)
Only unofficial Test: Eng Lions v Sth Africa A at Canterbury - Jun 21-24
Eng Lions 386 Sth Africa A 116/0 (27.5 ov)
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