Peter Capes

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Peter Capes
Personal information
Full name Peter Andrew Capes
Born (1962-02-26) 26 February 1962 (age 53)
East Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Batting style Left-handed
Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium
Role Bowler
Domestic team information
Years Team
1986–92 Western Australia
First-class debut 10 Jan 1986 Western Australia v New South Wales
Last First-class 18 Dec 1992 Western Australia v Tasmania
List A debut 18 Nov 1987 Western Australia v New Zealanders
Last List A 27 Oct 1990 Western Australia v New South Wales
Career statistics
Competition F/C LA
Matches 40 17
Runs scored 329 30
Batting average 10.28 7.50
100s/50s 0/0 0/0
Top score 23 12
Balls bowled 7895 873
Wickets 124 15
Bowling average 31.66 37.93
5 wickets in innings 4 0
10 wickets in match 1 n/a
Best bowling 6/92 3/25
Catches/stumpings 8/- 3/-
Source: CricketArchive, 27 October 2011

Peter Andrew Capes (born 26 February 1962) is an Australian businessman and former cricketer. He is currently serving as the CEO of the Subiaco Football Club in the West Australian Football League (WAFL).

Cricket career[edit]

Educated at Melville Senior High School, Capes was a left-arm fast-medium bowler for Western Australia, taking 124 wickets in 40 first-class games, with a best of 6/92. He took five wickets in an innings four times, and ten wickets in a match once.[1] He also represented an underage MCC side in 1983, and played for the Prime Minister's XI in 1987.[2]

Business career[edit]

After graduating with a Bachelor of Administration degree from Curtin University of Technology, Capes worked in the fields of human resource management and business development with Murdoch University, serving as an Associate Director, and Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service.[3] He served on Western Australian cricket selection panel for two seasons between 2003 and 2005 before being appointed the CEO of East Fremantle Football Club in 2005.[4] He left the club in 2010, and was appointed CEO of Subiaco in June 2010.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Capes player profile – CricketArchive. Retrieved 27 October 2011.
  2. ^ Teams Peter Capes played for – CricketArchive. Retrieved 27 October 2011.
  3. ^ Lions not such a sticky wicket for Capes – au.news.yahoo.com. Published 12 June 2010. Retrieved 27 October 2011.
  4. ^ Western Australia announce unchanged selection panel – cricinfo.com.au. Published 30 April 2004. Retrieved 27 October 2011.
  5. ^ Subiaco appoints new CEO – wafootball.com.au. Published 15 June 2010. Retrieved 27 October 2011.