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Did Leslie Compton play football for England?

Did Leslie Compton play football for England?

Leslie Harry Compton (12 September 1912 – 27 December 1984) was an English sportsman who played football and cricket for Arsenal and Middlesex, respectively.

What happened to Nick Compton?

On 23 June 2016, Compton announced that he would be taking an extended break from the game, following his disappointing performances in the Test series against Sri Lanka. He returned to first-class cricket in August 2016. He retired in 2018.

Who is the most famous English cricketer?

England’s 10 greatest Test cricketers of all time

  • Sir Jack Hobbs (1908-1930)
  • Wally Hammond (1927-1947)
  • Sir Len Hutton (1937-1955)
  • Fred Trueman (1952-1965)
  • Sir Ian Botham (1977-1992)
  • James Anderson (2003-still playing)
  • Kevin Pietersen (2005-2014)
  • Sir Alastair Cook (2006-2018)

What school did Alex Tudor go to?

Cricket at Kimbolton
Schools were judged against an extensive set of criteria, with the chosen establishments having outstanding facilities, fixture programmes and coaching. Cricket at Kimbolton benefits from a team of experienced coaches led by professional ex-England player Alex Tudor.

Who played both football and cricket World Cup?

Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards
Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, KNH, OBE (born 7 March 1952) is an Antiguan retired cricketer who represented the West Indies at Test and international levels.

Did Denis Compton play for Arsenal?

He joined Arsenal as a 14-year-old amateur in 1932 and became a regular on the wing in the junior sides. Compton scored on his League debut against Derby in September 1936. Despite being stationed in India, Compton played 120 war-time games for the club, scoring 74 goals.

How old is Nick Compton?

38 years (June 26, 1983)
Nick Compton/Age

Who does Nick Crompton manage?

500+ employees across London, Manchester, Berlin, New York & more. Clients: Apple, Spotify, Puma, JD Sports, P&G, British Airways, Microsoft, Malibu, Universal Pictures, Sky Betting & Gaming, Boohoo, McDonalds, 20th Century Fox, Warner Brothers, ASOS, BBC, British Land, Deliveroo, ITV, Comedy Central, MTV…

Who is the greatest cricketer ever?

1. Sir Don Bradman (Australia) 2. Sachin Tendulkar (India) 3. Sir Garfield Sobers (West Indies)

  • Sir Don Bradman (Australia)
  • Sachin Tendulkar (India)
  • Sir Garfield Sobers (West Indies)
  • Imran Khan (Pakistan)
  • Sir Ian Botham (England)
  • Shane Warne (Australia)
  • Sir Viv Richards (West Indies)
  • Brian Lara (West Indies)

What happened to Alex Tudor?

Alex Tudor admits he panicked when he was felled by a Brett Lee bouncer during the last few overs of the third Test on Sunday, while the bowler said he was freaked out by the blow. Tudor needed six stitches for a deep gash above his left eye after ducking into a bouncer.

Where does Alex Tudor coach?

Kimbolton School
Former England cricketer Alex Tudor – who is now a coach at Kimbolton School – joined ten spinners to cycle nearly 1,200 miles in 10 days for charity.

What kind of cricket does Alex Tudor play?

Alex Jeremy Tudor (born 23 October 1977 in Kensington) is an English cricketer who has spent two spells with Surrey as well as playing for Essex. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast bowler. He was awarded the NBC Denis Compton Award during the 1997 and 1998 season.

When did Alex Tudor get the Denis Compton Award?

He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast bowler. He was awarded the NBC Denis Compton Award during the 1997 and 1998 season. A highly talented performer with bat and ball, his career was hampered by frequent injury trouble.

How many centuries did Denis Compton score in cricket?

He is one of only twenty-five players to have scored over one hundred centuries in first-class cricket. In 2009, Compton was posthumously inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. The Denis Compton Oval and a stand at Lord’s Cricket Ground are both named in his honour.

When did Denis Compton play for England in Australia?

England toured Australia in the 1946–47 Ashes series and though they were beaten by the powerful Australian team, Compton distinguished himself by scoring a century in each innings of the Adelaide Test.