Andrew Corran

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Andrew Corran
Personal information
Born25 November 1936 (1936-11-25) (age 82)
BattingRight-handed batsman
BowlingRight-arm medium
International information
National side
Career statistics
Competition First-class List A
Matches 132 3
Runs scored 2476 27
Batting average 16.28 13.50
100s/50s 0/4 -/-
Top score 75 15
Balls bowled 23883 234
Wickets 410 6
Bowling average 25.74 17.50
5 wickets in innings 21 -
10 wickets in match 1 N/A
Best bowling 7-45 4-35
Catches/stumpings 77/- 1/-

Andrew John Corran (born 25 November 1936 in Norwich) was a first-class English cricketer. After starting his career at Gresham's School, Holt, (where he was also a good hockey player) and at Oxford University (where he was a cricket blue in all three of his seasons), he moved to Nottinghamshire, for whom he played between 1961 and 1965. He was the club's captain in the 1962 season.

In the 1960 Oxford and Cambridge 'Varsity match, Corran took twelve wickets for 116 runs. Also in 1960, he played for the Gentlemen in Gentlemen v Players.

A schoolmaster, he took a job in Australia in 1965 and thus ended his first-class cricket career. From 1968 until retirement he taught cricket at Cranleigh School.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
John Clay
Nottinghamshire County cricket captain
Succeeded by
Geoff Millman