Garry Sobers

Full name:Garfield St Aubrun Sobers
Born:28th July 1936, Chelsea Road, Bay Land, St Michael, Barbados
Batting:Left-hand batsman
Bowling:Slow left-arm chinaman, Slow left-arm orthodox, Left-arm fast-medium
Biography:Appointed Officer of the Order of Australia in 2003 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to cricket
Relations:Brother: GF Sobers; Cousin: DAJ Holford
Teams:West Indies (Test: 1953/54-1973/74); West Indies (ODI: 1973); Barbados (Main FC: 1952/53-1973/74); Marylebone Cricket Club (Main FC: 1961-1962); South Australia (Main FC: 1961/62-1963/64); Nottinghamshire (Main FC: 1968-1974); Nottinghamshire (Main ListA: 1968-1974); Barbados (Main ListA: 1969/70-1972/73); West Indies (Other FC: 1953/54-1973/74); West Indians (Other FC: 1955/56-1969); West Indies XI (Other FC: 1955/56-1963/64); AER Gilligan's XI (Other FC: 1958-1959); Commonwealth XI (Other FC: 1958-1964/65); CC Hunte's XI (Other FC: 1963/64); EW Swanton's XI (Other FC: 1963/64); Sir FMM Worrell's XI (Other FC: 1964); Jamaica Invitation XI (Other FC: 1964/65-1965/66); Rest of the World XI (Other FC: 1965-1970/71); International Cavaliers (Other FC: 1969/70); World XI (Other FC: 1971/72); West Indians (Other ListA: 1963-1966); World XI (Other ListA: 1971/72); West Indies (Other ListA: 1973); All teams
Indian Cricket Cricketer of the Year: 1958/59
Wisden Cricketer of the Year: 1964
Nottinghamshire Captain: 1968 - 1972, 1973
Nottinghamshire cap: 1968
The Cricket Society Wetherall Award for the Leading All-Rounder in English First-Class Cricket: 1970
Nottinghamshire benefit season: 1972
Walter Lawrence Trophy winner: 1974
Wisden Cricketer of the Century: 2000
Lists of matches and more detailed statistics
Articles:Sobers to open World Cup
 Sobers prefers Gupte over Warne

Test Career Batting and Fielding (1953/54-1973/74)
West Indies93160218032365*57.78 2630109
Test Career Bowling (1953/54-1973/74)
West Indies2159997479992356-7334.03 6091.91 2.22

First-Class Career Batting and Fielding (1952/53-1974)
Overall3836099328314365*54.87 86121405
First-Class Career Bowling (1952/53-1974)
Overall7077828942894110439-4927.74 36167.86 2.45

ODI Career Batting and Fielding (1973)
West Indies110000.00 000.00 1
ODI Career Bowling (1973)
West Indies6333111-3131.00 0063.00 2.95

List A Career Batting and Fielding (1963-1974)
Overall9592212721116*38.32 11841
List A Career Bowling (1963-1974)
Overall442312224261095-4322.25 4140.57 3.29





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