Matches (21)
IPL (2)
Inter-Insular (1)
SLCD-XI in ENG (1)
ENG v NZ (1)
County DIV1 (4)
County DIV2 (3)
4-Day Championship (3)
ZIM v NAM (1)
Uganda Women in Nepal (1)
Charlotte Edwards (4)

Full Name

Henry Wilfred Persse

Born

September 19, 1885, Portswood, Southampton, Hampshire

Died

June 28, 1918, near St Omer, France, (aged 32y 282d)

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Right arm Fast

TEAMS

Born at Southampton on September 19,1885. He played in 51 matches for Hampshire from 1905 to 1909 but his county cricket then came to an end when he was posted abroad. As a right-arm fast bowler he took 27 wickets at 30.02 with a best of 6 for 64, and as a lower-order right-hand bat totalled 889 runs at 11.69 with a top score of 71. A Major with the Royal Fusiliers in the First World War, he was awarded the MC and bar. He died of wounds near St Omer, France, on June 28, 1918, aged 32.

Career Averages
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50sCtSt
FC518488897111.6903400
Bowling
FormatMatBallsRunsWktsBBIAveEconSR5w10w
FC51699338131276/6430.023.2755.030
Debut/Last Matches - Player
FC Matches
Span
1905 - 1909