Matches (14)
IPL (1)
ZIM v NAM (1)
BAN v SL (1)
Uganda Women in Nepal (1)
County DIV1 (4)
County DIV2 (3)
4-Day Championship (3)

Full Name

William Kennedy Laidlaw

Born

August 26, 1912, Edinburgh, Midlothian

Died

June 04, 1992, Edinburgh, Midlothian, (aged 79y 283d)

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Legbreak Googly

Education

Melville College

TEAMS

A legspinner, William Laidlaw made his name as a schoolboy cricketer at Melville College, playing for Scotland 32 times, 11 as captain, in a career which was interrupted by the war. In 1938 he took 3 for 79 and 5 for 128 against the Australians, and three weeks later a career-best 7 for 70 against Yorkshire; ten years on, he took 5 for 51 against Bradman's Invincibles. From 1948 to 1952 he represented Durham in the Minor Counties Championship.
Martin Williamson

Career Averages
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50sCtSt
FC17279132257.330080
Bowling
FormatMatBallsRunsWktsBBIAveEconSR5w10w
FC1725581225427/7029.162.8760.920
Debut/Last Matches - Player
FC Matches
Span
1938 - 1953