Full Name

Morgan Uriah Herbert

Born

August 04, 1918, Albany, Western Australia

Died

June 15, 2000, Duncraig, Perth, Western Australia, (aged 81y 316d)

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Legbreak googly

TEAMS

Morgan Uriah Herbert, a legendary country player in Western Australia, died in Duncraig on June 15, aged 81. Good enough to represent Western Australia after the war while still based on his father's sheep farm, Herbert played 18 first-class games from 1945-46 to 1954-55, scoring 398 runs at an average of 14.21 and taking 40 wickets at 42.75. His best performance, 7 for 45 against the 1947-48 Indians, earned him a place in the Australian squad.
Ken Piesse, The Cricketer

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50sCtSt
FC183023985314.210190
Bowling
FormatMatRunsWktsBBIAve5w10w
FC181710407/4542.7520

Debut/Last Matches - Player

FC Matches
Span
1945/46 - 1954/55