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Seymour Nurse

West Indies|Middle order Batter
Seymour Nurse
INTL CAREER: 1960 - 1969
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Full Name

Seymour MacDonald Nurse

Born

November 10, 1933, Jack-My-Nanny Gap, Black Rock, St Michael, Barbados

Died

May 06, 2019, Queen's Elizabeth Hospital, Bridgetown, Barbados, (aged 85y 177d)

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Right arm Offbreak

Playing Role

Middle order Batter

Seymour Nurse was a powerfully-built batsman and excellent close fielder right out of the top drawer. He was a middle-order strokemaker from Barbados who didn't really establish himself until the 1966 West Indian tour of England, when he was 32. Nurse then passed 50 five times in as many Tests, and though he hammered 137 at Headingley his best innings probably came at Trent Bridge, where he thumped a majestic 93 in trying circumstances. He was a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1967, and finished his Test career with a magnificent 258 at Christchurch in 1968-69.
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Seymour Nurse Career Stats

Batting & Fielding

FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50s6sCtSt
Tests29541252325847.6061011210
FC14123519948925843.932640-1160
List A661246102*49.2011-20

Bowling

FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Tests2934270---1.00-000
FC141-531389123/36-32.414.3944.2-00
List A6-364121/191/1920.506.8318.0000
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Test

Debut/Last Matches of Seymour Nurse

FC Matches

Span
1958/59 - 1971/72

List A Matches

Span
1963 - 1972/73

Photos of Seymour Nurse

Seymour Nurse oversees Fidel Edwards in the nets at Barbados's Yorkshire Sports Club
Cricket legend Seymour Nurse oversees a net session at Yorkshire Sports Club in Barbados
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Seymour Nurse on the attack
Colin Cowdrey drops Seymour Nurse at first slip
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