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Bowled Out by a Stoker

This week’s “Ask Steven” feature on CricInfo saw one follower ask:

Which bowler has the best record of hitting the stumps, given a large amount of wickets?

The answer was:

Of the 181 bowlers who have so far taken 100 or more Test wickets, the two with the highest percentage of bowled dismissals are the 19th-century England pair of George Lohmann, with 51 out of 112, or 45.53% bowled, and Johnny Briggs, with 52 out of 118, (44.06%)

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Lowest Career Averages to Contain a Century

In last week’s “Ask Steven” section on CricInfo “Irfan” from Pakistan asked:

I noticed that Ajit Agarkar has a Test batting average of 16.79 despite having a century to his name. Is this the lowest Test batting average to include a century?

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League Dinner 2017 Amateurs Table Oval

League Dinner 2017

Surrey Championship League Dinner time and 17 Stokers made it to The Oval via the pub.

Firstly a thanks to Drew for making this happen for us and it was a shame he wasn’t able to attend an excellent evening himself due to another commitment. A space was kept for the Club Captain…

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2017 Table - Week 17

1st XI Promoted!

Saturday 26th August 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4
Horsley & Send 120 all out (42.1 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 123 for 1 (17.5 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 9 wickets

Stoke’s 1st XI secured back to back promotions with a nine wicket victory over already doomed Horsley & Send at The Rec.

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1st TEN v Weybridge Vandals - August 2017

Quick Double Wins for the 1s and 2s

A short day for both League sides; the 1st XI consolidating their position in the promotion places, the 2nd XI doing the necessary and with the three results elsewhere needed to go our way going our way, promotion is back in our own hands again.

Saturday 12th August 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4
Weybridge Vandals 83 all out (28.1 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 89 for 3 (16.5 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 7 wickets

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Horsley and Send Scoreboard

1st XI do the necessary at Horsley & Send

Saturday 17th June 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4
Horsley & Send 177 all out (46.1 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 181 for 4 (33.2 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 6 wickets

Stoke’s 1st XI maintained their position at the summit of the division with an efficient ‘put in & chase’ performance against Horsley & Send who were captained by former Stoker Brian Berthoud. There was a 1st XI debut for Thomas Dennis.

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