Rachael Heyhoe-Flint      

Full name Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

Born June 11, 1939, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire

Died January 18, 2017 (aged 77 years 221 days)

Major teams England Women

Also known as Rachael Heyhoe

Batting style Right-hand bat

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Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
Tests 22 38 3 1594 179 45.54 3 10 13 0
ODIs 23 20 9 643 114 58.45 1 4 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 22 15 402 204 3 1/3 1/3 68.00 3.04 134.0 0 0 0
ODIs 23 2 18 20 1 1/13 1/13 20.00 6.66 18.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa Women v England Women at Port Elizabeth, Dec 2-5, 1960 scorecard
Last Test England Women v West Indies Women at Birmingham, Jul 1-3, 1979 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England Women v International XI Women at Hove, Jun 23, 1973 scorecard
Last ODI Australia Women v England Women at Christchurch, Feb 7, 1982 scorecard
ODI statistics
Profile

Rachael Heyhoe-Flint epitomised women's cricket in England for more than a generation, bringing it respectability and a higher profile that it had enjoyed before she played. After she retired she continued to promote the sport through he strong media presence and personality.

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Oct 6, 2010

Rachel Heyhoe-Flint and Shelly Nitschke at the ICC Awards, Bangalore, October 6, 2010

Rachel Heyhoe-Flint and Shelly Nitschke at the ICC Awards

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Jul 22, 2009

Rachael Heyhoe Flint speaks at an ICC conference event in Oxford, July 22, 2009

The ECB's women's 50-over competition will be named after the late Rachael Heyhoe Flint

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Jul 22, 2009

Rachael Heyhoe Flint in conversation at the ICC Centenary History Conference, St Antony's College, University of Oxford, July 22, 2009

Rachael Heyhoe Flint in conversation

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Notes

Awarded the MBE for services to cricket in 1972

Awarded the OBE for services to cricket in 2007