Today In Cricket History 11 Nov 1996

Today In Cricket History 11 Nov 1996

Post by Rick Ey » Mon, 11 Nov 1996 04:00:00

TODAY IN CRICKET HISTORY V4.286 by Rick Eyre for 11 Nov 1996

          People Born On This Day
1924   Rusi Modi, strong Indian batsman in post-War years
1928   Trevor Meale, batted in two Tests NZ v England 1958
1942   Roy Fredericks, brilliant WI left-handed opener 169 v Aust 1975
1945   Niaz Ahmed, first (and last) East Pakistani to play Test cricket
1964   Robert Haynes, Jamaica and WI leggie, one-dayer but no Tests
1969   Michael Owens, New Zealand Test pace bowler

          People Died On This Day
1930   W.W.Whysall, four Tests for England 1924-30
1976   E.Q.Davies, 9 runs and 7 wickets in 5 Tests for S.Africa

          Events In Cricket This Day
1983   Wayne Phillips scores 159 on Test debut, v Pakistan at the WACA

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