Bill Johnson (cricketer)

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Bill Johnson
Personal information
Full name William Johnson
Born (1959-02-27) 27 February 1959 (age 58)
Sunderland, County Durham, England
Nickname Blocker Bill
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm off break
Relations yes
Domestic team information
Years Team
1986–1988 Durham
Career statistics
Competition List A
Matches 1
Runs scored 16
Batting average 16.00
100s/50s –/–
Top score 16
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings –/–
Source: Cricinfo, 7 August 2011

William 'Bill' Johnson (born 27 February 1959) is a former English cricketer. Johnson was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm off break. He was born in Sunderland, County Durham.

Johnson made his debut for Durham against Bedfordshire in 1986 Minor Counties Championship. He played Minor counties cricket for Durham from 1986 to 1988, making 7 Minor Counties Championship appearances[1] and 4 MCCA Knockout Trophy appearances.[2] He made his only List A appearance against Somerset in the 1988 NatWest Trophy.[3] He scored 16 runs in this match, before being dismissed by Gary Palmer.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minor Counties Championship Matches played by Bill Johnson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 7 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  2. ^ "Minor Counties Trophy Matches played by Bill Johnson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 7 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  3. ^ "List A Matches played by Bill Johnson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 7 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  4. ^ "Durham v Somerset, 1988 NatWest Trophy". CricketArchive. Retrieved 7 August 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 

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