Thomas Welch (cricketer)

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Thomas Bacon Gascoigne Welch was an English cricketer active from 1922 to 1931 who played for Northamptonshire (Northants). He was born in Reigate, Surrey on 31 July 1906 and died in London on 16 March 1972. Welch appeared in 33 first-class matches as a righthanded batsman who bowled right arm fast medium pace. He scored 767 runs with a highest score of 69 and took five wickets with a best performance of one for 4. [1]

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club english cricket team

Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire. Its limited overs team is called the Northants Steelbacks – a reference to the Northamptonshire Regiment which was formed in 1881. The name was supposedly a tribute to the soldiers' apparent indifference to the harsh discipline imposed by their officers. Founded in 1878, Northamptonshire (Northants) held minor status at first but was a prominent member of the early Minor Counties Championship during the 1890s. In 1905, the club joined the County Championship and was elevated to first-class status, since when the team have played in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England.

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Surrey County of England

Surrey is a subdivision of the English region of South East England in the United Kingdom. A historic and ceremonial county, Surrey is also one of the home counties. The county borders Kent to the east, East and West Sussex to the south, Hampshire to the west, Berkshire to the northwest, and Greater London to the northeast.

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