William Abbott (cricketer)
28 October 1856|
Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England
|Died||22 December 1935
Woking, Surrey, England
|Relations||Charles Abbott (father)|
|Domestic team information|
|Source: Cricinfo, 8 January 2012|
William Abbott (28 October 1856 – 22 December 1935) was an English cricketer. Abbott's batting style is unknown, though it is known he fielded as a wicket-keeper. He was born at Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, and educated at Winchester College.
Abbott made his first-class debut for Surrey against Gloucestershire in 1877. He made two further first-class appearances for the county in that season, against Middlesex and Yorkshire. He scored a total of 9 runs in his three matches, which came at an average of 1.80, with a high score of 5. Behind the stumps he took 7 catches and made 2 stumpings.
- "First-Class Matches played by William Abbott". CricketArchive. Retrieved 8 January 2012.
- "First-class Batting and Fielding in Each Season by William Abbott". CricketArchive. Retrieved 8 January 2012.