Bill Becher      

Full name William Fane Wrixon Becher

Born September 7, 1915, Roxborough, Co Limerick, Ireland

Died January 6, 2000, Brighton, Sussex (aged 84 years 121 days)

Major teams Sussex

Also known as Sir William Becher , Bart, MC

Batting style Right-hand bat

Other Administrator

William Fane Wrixon Becher
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 3 5 0 48 20 9.60 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1939 - 1939
Profile

Bill Becher is best remembered as the second founder of I Zingari, restoring the club through his drive, determination and charm after the Second World War. He played three times for Sussex in 1939 as a batsman, and captained Wiltshire from 1949 to 1953. He was also a member of the British Board of Boxing Control.
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Bill Becher

Bill Becher

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Yorkshire v Leics at Leeds - Aug 3
Yorkshire won by 31 runs
Group A: Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Aug 3
Somerset 247/8 Northants 219/4 (41.4/50 ov)
Group B: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - Aug 3
Middlesex 367/6 Sussex 141/2 (17.4/40 ov, target 309)
Group B: Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham - Aug 3
Warwickshire won by 9 wickets (with 71 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Durham at Bristol
Aug 4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool
Aug 4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Only Youth Test: England U19 v Aust U19 at Chester-le-Street
Aug 4-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Northants at Canterbury
Aug 4-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Hampshire v Essex at Southampton
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Surrey v Worcs at The Oval
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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