Ricardo Ellcock      

Full name Ricardo McDonald Ellcock

Born June 17, 1965, Redmans Village, St Thomas, Barbados

Current age 51 years 68 days

Major teams Barbados, Middlesex, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Combermere Secondary School, Barbados; Malvern College

Relation Brother - DE Ellcock

Ricardo McDonald Ellcock
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 46 47 13 424 45* 12.47 0 0 9 0
List A 30 15 6 57 13 6.33 0 0 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 46 5652 3395 117 5/35 29.01 3.60 48.3 1 0
List A 30 1377 975 38 4/43 4/43 25.65 4.24 36.2 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1982 - 1991
List A span 1983 - 1991
Profile

Barbados-born Ricardo Ellcock was a genuinely fast bowler who battled with injury throughout his career. In six seasons with Worcestershire he only briefly showed any form, but it was when he switched to Middlesex that his fortunes changed. In eight matches he took 32 wickets, enough to persuade England's selectors to take a punt on him for that winter's tour of the Caribbean. Sadly, he had to withdraw after being diagnosed with a stress fracture of the back. He missed all of 1990 and made an unsuccessful comeback in 1991. He called it a day and returned to the Caribbean where he invested his saving into qualifying as a pilot. He eventually joined Antiguan airline Liat and then moved to Virgin Atlantic where he became the fleet's first black captain.
Martin Williamson

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Apr 23, 1989

Ricardo Ellcock

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 60/2 (22.4 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 Sussex 132/1 (47.1 ov)
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 Kent 29/2 (12 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 Essex 57/3 (20.1 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 309/9 (111 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 90/0 (26 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 391/8 (108 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 Notts 60/5 (22.5 ov)
1st ODI: England v Pakistan at Southampton
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