Harold Hale

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Harold Hale
Personal information
Born (1867-03-27)27 March 1867
Perth, Australia
Died 2 August 1947(1947-08-02) (aged 80)
Melbourne, Australia
Batting style Right-handed
Domestic team information
Years Team
University of Cambridge
Source: Cricinfo, 1 April 2014

Harold Hale (27 March 1867 – 2 August 1947) was an Australian cricketer.

Hale was born in Perth, Western Australia, the son of Matthew Hale, then Bishop of Perth and later Bishop of Brisbane. His father retired to England in 1885, and Matthew attended Trinity College, Cambridge from 1886 to 1889; he played cricket for the University in 1887, 1889 and 1890, receiving his "cricket blue".[1] He also played for Gloucestershire as well as the Tasmania cricket team, finishing his first-class career in 1911.[2]

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  1. ^ "Hale, Harold (HL886H)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge. 
  2. ^ "Harold Hale". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 1 April 2014.