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Wally Hammond  (England)
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Full Name: Walter Reginald Hammond    
Born: 19/06/1903   
Died: 01/07/1965  
Bats: Right Handed
Bowls: Right Arm Medium Fast
Matches: 85 (1927-1947) View Video Clips featuring Wally Hammond

Innings: 140
Not Outs: 16
Aggregate: 7249
Highest Score: 336*
Average: 58.46
50s: 24
100s: 22
200s: 7
300s: 1
Ducks: 4
Pairs: 0
4s: 490
6s: 20
Balls Faced: 0
Scoring Rate N/A
Opened Batting: 5
Top Scored in Innings: 40
% of Team Runs Scored: 16.81
Overs: 1278.1
Balls: 7967
Maidens: 300
Runs Conceded: 3138
Wickets: 83
Average: 37.81
5 Wickets in Innings: 2
10 Wickets in Match: 0
Best - Innings: 5/36
Best - Match: 7/87
None for 100 0
Economy Rate: 2.36
Strike Rate: 95.99
% of Team Wickets Taken: 6.17
Catches: 110
Most Catches in Innings: 3
Most Catches in Match: 5
Matches/Won/Lost: 20/4/3
Tosses Won: 11 (55.00%)
Chose to Field/Won/Lost: 1/0/0
Runs Scored: 1657
Batting Average: 55.23
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