Frederick Reynolds

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Frederick Reynolds
Personal information
Full name Frederick Reginald Reynolds
Born (1833-08-07)7 August 1833
Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, England
Died 18 April 1915(1915-04-18) (aged 81)
Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Lancashire, England
Batting style Right-handed batsman
Bowling style

Right-arm round arm fast bowler

Right-arm underarm slow bowler
Relations TP Reynolds
Domestic team information
Years Team
1854-1860 Cambridge Town Club
1857-1867 Cambridgeshire
1865-1874 Lancashire
First-class debut 17 May 1854 Cambridge Town Club v Cambridge University
Last First-class 3 August 1874 Lancashire v Derbyshire
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 65
Runs scored 444
Batting average 5.55
100s/50s /
Top score 34*
Balls bowled 8514
Wickets 208
Bowling average 17.58
5 wickets in innings 11
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 6-58
Catches/stumpings 52/-
Source: [1], 20 February 2011

Frederick Reginald Reynolds (7 August 1833 – 18 April 1915) was an English cricketer who played first class cricket for Cambridge Town Club from 1854 to 1860, for Cambridgeshire from 1857 to 1867 and for Lancashire from 1865 to 1874.

Reynolds was born at Bottisham, Cambridgeshire. He became a professional cricketer and was employed at Charterhouse School in 1853 and 1854. He played one or two first class matches a year for Cambridge Town Club from 1854 to 1860 and was a professional with M.C.C. in 1855. From 1856 to 1857 he was at Botesdale, Suffolk and he played about three first class matches a year for Cambridgeshire from 1857 to 1867. In 1858 he played for the United England Eleven in a tour of non-first class matches and in 1859 and 1860 made similar tours for the All England Eleven. In 1861 joined Manchester Cricket Club as a ground bowler and then became ground manager. In 1865 he made his debut for Lancashire, playing until 1874. He took two five-wicket innings in 1865 and one in 1866. The match against Surrey at Old Trafford on 26 May 1870 was played as his benefit match. During the season he achieved two five wicket innings. In November 1870 he was promoted to the offices of Acting Assistant Secretary, Collector and General Manager of the Manchester Cricket Club. In the 1871 season he took two five

Reynolds was initially a right-hand fast round-arm bowler with a break-back from the off and an easy action. He was later a slow underarm bowler. He took 208 first class wickets at an average of 17.58 and with a best performance of 6 for 58. He was a hard hitting tail end right-hand batsman and played 106 innings in 65 first class matches with an average of 5.55 and a top score of 34 not out.[1]

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