Tris Bennett      

Full name Cecil Tristram Bennett

Born August 10, 1902, Tulse Hill, London

Died February 3, 1978, Islington, London (aged 75 years 177 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 50 85 9 1335 88 17.56 0 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 50 1 4 0 - - - 24.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1922 - 1928
Profile

Cecil Tristram (Tris) Bennett who died on February 3, aged 75, enjoyed a run of eight consecutive years in the Harrow and Cambridge XI's between 1917 and 1925 and finished as captain at both places. A split hand while playing against Sussex at Hove caused him to miss the University match of 1924. He never really lived up to his youthful promise as a batsman and in 85 innings in first-class cricket - he also played for Surrey and Middlesex- his highest score was 88. Was a member in 1925-6 of the MCC team in the West Indies. A brilliant slip fielder, he kept goal for Cambridge against Oxford in 1925.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 & 89 Durham 294 & 24/2
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 & 91/4 Gloucs 245
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 205 Glamorgan 84/2
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 386 Kent 155/3
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 385 Lancashire 216/4
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 Worcs 402
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