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Averages at 10000 Runs

Batting Average on reaching 10000 runs

When Virat Kohli became the thirteenth player to reach 10000 ODI runs yesterday, (see link below), this image appeared on the web soon after to say that he had the highest average at the point of reaching that landmark.

Averages at 10000 Runs
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Ducks

Ducks by Brothers in the Same Innings

A rare – but not unique – piece of history in the first test between Pakistan and Australia recently where the Marsh brothers were both dismissed for a duck in the same innings. Andrew Samson at Test Match Special, and soon after Steven Lynch at CricInfo, looked into how many times this has happened, and there were only seven previous instances:

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2019 Fixtures (1)

The first set of fixtures for next year are out!

Shannon has been sent the 2019 Surrey Women’s Trust League fixtures.

Here is what the fixture computer has allocated us:

28th April – Streatham & Marlborough (Home)
5th May – Bye Week
12th May – Godalming (Away)
19th May – Bye Week
26th May – Bye Week
2nd June – Dulwich (Home)
9th June – Guildford (Away)
16th June – Godalming (Home)
23rd June – Bye Week
30th June – South Nutfield (Home)
7th July – Dulwich (Away)
14th July – Bye Week
21st July – Bye Week
28th July – Bye Week
4th August – South Nutfield (Away)
11th August – Streatham & Marlborough (Away)
18th August – Guildford (Home)

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Opened the Batting and the Bowling in the same League Match

Last week’s Ask Steven column on CricInfo looked at people who opened the batting and the bowling in the same ODI. The question and the answer was:

Q : Mehidy Hasan opened the batting and bowling for Bangladesh in the Asia Cup final. How many times has this happened?

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Cricket in October

Sadly no cricket this weekend. One fixture we held out for never materialised as the opposition were unable the secure the pitch they were confident of booking. The other possible opposition we spoke to were sceptical they would have their pitch, and this was confirmed when we saw them advertising for an away fixture towards the back end of the week.

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