Henry Hill (Australian cricketer)

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Henry Hill
Personal information
Full name Henry Hill
Born (1878-07-07)7 July 1878
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Died 30 October 1906(1906-10-30) (aged 28)
Kensington Park, South Australia, Australia
Batting style right-hand batsman
Bowling style right-arm (unknown style)
Role Bowler
Relations C Hill, LR Hill, A Hill, P Hill (brothers) W Hill-Smith (nephew)
Domestic team information
Years Team
1903/04 South Australia
First-class debut 12 March 1904 South Australia v MCC (England)
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 1
Runs scored 10
Batting average 5.00
100s/50s –/–
Top score 10
Balls bowled 154
Wickets 3
Bowling average 15.00
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 3/27
Catches/stumpings 1/–
Source: CricketArchive, 17 December 2008

Henry John Hill (7 July 1878 – 30 October 1906) was an Australian cricketer.[1]

Hill was born in Adelaide, South Australia and was the brother of Australia captain Clem. He was a right-handed batsman and right-arm bowler of unknown style.[1]

Hill played one first-class match for South Australia, a 1904 match against the strong touring England ("M.C.C.") team, making just 10 runs in his only innings,[2] but taking 3 wickets for 45 runs, for an average of 15.00. He died in Kensington Park, Adelaide.[1]


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