Clifford Andrews

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Clifford Andrews
Personal information
Full name Clifford Jack Andrews
Born (1912-08-06)6 August 1912
Swindon, Wiltshire, England
Died 11 December 1973(1973-12-11) (aged 61)
Eastleigh, Hampshire, England
Batting style Right-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
Relations Bill Andrews (brother)
Domestic team information
Years Team
1938–1948 Hampshire
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 7
Runs scored 127
Batting average 14.11
100s/50s –/–
Top score 29
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 6/1
Source: Cricinfo, 23 December 2009

Clifford Jack Andrews (6 August 1912 – 11 December 1973) was an English cricketer. Andrews was a right-handed batsman who fielded as a wicket-keeper. He was born in Swindon, Wiltshire.

He made his first-class debut for Hampshire against Cambridge University. He next appeared in first-class cricket for Hampshire following World War II, playing a further 6 matches, the last of which came against Glamorgan.[1] In his 7 first-class matches, he scored 127 runs at an average of 14.11, with a high score of 29. Behind the stumps he took 6 catches and made a single stumping.[2]

Outside of cricket, Andrews was a police officer, employed by Southampton City Police, with him being based in Southampton. He played cricket for the cities police force during the war.[3] He was the younger brother of the Somerset all-rounder Bill Andrews, and was known in his family as "Jack". He died in Eastleigh, Hampshire on 11 December 1973.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Clifford Andrews". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "First-class Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Clifford Andrews". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Teams Clifford Andrews played for". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 

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