Thomas Stringer

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Thomas Stringer
Cricket information
Batting unknown
Bowling Leg-break
International information
National side
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches1
Runs scored0
Batting average 0.00
100s/50s0/0
Top score0*
Balls bowled138
Wickets 1
Bowling average 103.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match0
Best bowling1-103
Catches/stumpings 0/0
Source: Cricinfo

Thomas Stringer (born 22 February 1873; date of death missing) was an English first-class cricketer who played in one match for Worcestershire in 1909.

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Worcestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales. It represents the historic county of Worcestershire. Its Vitality Blast T20 team - who are the defending champions after claiming their first title in 2018 - has been rebranded the Worcestershire Rapids, but the county is known by most fans as "the Pears". The club is based at New Road, Worcester. Founded in 1865, Worcestershire held minor status at first and was a prominent member of the early Minor Counties Championship in the 1890s, winning the competition three times. In 1899, the club joined the County Championship and the team was elevated to first-class status. Since then, Worcestershire have played in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England.

1909 was the 20th season of County Championship cricket in England and featured a Test series between England and Australia. Kent won the championship and Australia, captained by Monty Noble, won the Test series.

Born in Lepton, Huddersfield, Stringer played one match for the Yorkshire Second XI in 1902, taking four wickets against Surrey II, but it was only seven years later that he made his solitary first-class appearance, for Worcestershire against Lancashire at Amblecote. Worcestershire were crushed by an innings and 183 runs, and Stringer's only innings of bowling brought him figures of 1-103, his one and only victim in first-class cricket being future Test player Harry Makepeace. With the bat, Stringer made 0 and 0*.

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