Bill Bushby

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Bill Bushby
Personal information
Full name William John Bushby
Born (1935-09-26) 26 September 1935 (age 82)
Southwick, Sussex, England
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Domestic team information
Years Team
1961–1975 Bedfordshire
Career statistics
Competition List A
Matches 6
Runs scored 110
Batting average 27.50
100s/50s –/1
Top score 80*
Balls bowled 366
Wickets 4
Bowling average 56.00
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 2/10
Catches/stumpings 2/–
Source: Cricinfo, 3 August 2011

William John Bushby (born 26 September 1935) is a former English cricketer. Bushby was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace. He was born in Southwick, Sussex.

Bushby made his debut for Bedfordshire against Shropshire in the 1961 Minor Counties Championship. He played Minor counties cricket for Bedfordshire from 1961 to 1975, making 80 Minor Counties Championship appearances.[1] He made his List A debut against Northamptonshire in the 1967 Gillette Cup. He made 5 further List A appearances, the last of which came against Lancashire in the 1973 Gillette Cup.[2] In his 6 List A matches, he scored 110 runs at an average of 27.50, with a high score of 80 not out.[3] This score came against Essex in the 1971 Gillette Cup.[4] With the ball, he took 4 wickets at a bowling average of 56.00, with best figures of 2/10.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minor Counties Championship Matches played by Bill Busby". CricketArchive. Retrieved 3 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  2. ^ "List A Matches played by Bill Bushby". CricketArchive. Retrieved 3 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  3. ^ "List A Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Bill Bushby". CricketArchive. Retrieved 3 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  4. ^ "Essex v Bedfordshire, 1971 Gillette Cup". CricketArchive. Retrieved 3 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  5. ^ "List A Bowling For Each Team by Bill Bushby". CricketArchive. Retrieved 3 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 

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