Ernest Perry (cricketer)

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Ernest Perry
Personal information
Full name Ernest Harvey Perry
Born (1908-01-16)16 January 1908
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire, England
Died 23 October 1996(1996-10-23) (aged 88)
Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right arm fast
Role fast bowler
Domestic team information
Years Team
1933–1946 Worcestershire
Career statistics
Competition FC
Matches 10
Runs scored 148
Batting average 9.25
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 46
Balls bowled 1,268
Wickets 22
Bowling average 33.27
5 wickets in innings 1
10 wickets in match 0
Best bowling 5-42
Catches/stumpings 3/0
Source: [1], 4 August 2008

Ernest Harvey Perry (16 January 1908–23 October 1996) was an English cricketer who played ten first-class games for Worcestershire between 1933 and 1946. He also appeared in the Minor Counties Championship for Staffordshire between 1926 and 1946.[1]

Perry's highest score in first-class cricket was the 46 he made near the end of his career, against Glamorgan in 1946,[2] although in 1934 he had scored 157 for Staffordshire against Cheshire at Stoke-on-Trent.[3] His best first-class bowling return was the 5-42 he claimed in the first innings against Leicestershire at Kidderminster in 1933.[4]

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