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Full name Thomas Heath
Born December 10, 1806, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Died October 16, 1872, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire (aged 65 years 311 days)
Major teams Nottinghamshire
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class debut||Nottingham v Sheffield at Nottingham, Sep 1-3, 1828 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Sheffield v Nottingham at Sheffield, Jul 3-4, 1848 scorecard|
Thomas Heath was a middle-order batsman who played predominantly for Nottinghamshire. He was a noted fielder, and in a single-wicket match against Sam Redgate in 1831 he ran his opponent out with a throw from 87 yards that flattened the middle stump.
For 30 minutes, everything else took a backseat, as the world watched in awe and fear, a fired-up Pakistan fast bowler mercilessly bullying an Australian batsman
Over the last few months, he has slowly moved from a flashy finisher, to a more measured risk manager
India's Plan A in this World Cup had worked flawlessly over seven matches. When they came up against the toughest opponents in the World Cup, however, they were left scrambling for a back-up plan
It was Grant Elliott and New Zealand's time in Auckland. Not South Africa's. But the Proteas will leave this tournament wondering when that will ever change. Maybe next time.