Barbara Wood (cricketer)

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Barbara Wood
Personal information
Full name Ruth Barbara Wood
Born (1917-03-19)19 March 1917
Died 1998 (aged 80–81)
Yorkshire, England
International information
National side
Only Test (cap 29) 28 January 1949 v Australia
Career statistics
Competition WTests
Matches 1
Runs scored 4
Batting average 4.00
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 4
Balls bowled 90
Wickets 1
Bowling average 53.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match 0
Best bowling 1/53
Catches/stumpings 0/–
Source: CricketArchive, 8 July 2017

Ruth Barbara Wood (19 March 1917 – 1998) was an international cricketer who played one match for England women's cricket team against Australia in Melbourne in 1949.

Batting at 10 she scored 4 runs in her only test innings before being stumped. She took one wicket for 53 in Australia's first innings. The match, the second of the series, was drawn in three days.

She also played for teams representing North Women and Yorkshire Women.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Barbara Wood". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 8 July 2017. 
  2. ^ "Barbara Wood". CricketArchive. Retrieved 8 July 2017. (Subscription required (help)).