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Guy Willatt

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Birthday ***, 1918
Place of Birth England
Death day June 11, 2003 (85 years old)
Zodiac Sign Taurus
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Guy Longfield Willatt was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Cambridge University from 1938 to 1947, for Nottinghamshire from 1939 to 1948, for Scotland from 1948 to 1950 and for Derbyshire from 1950 to 1956. He was captain of Derbyshire from 1951 to 1954 and also played for Marylebone Cricket Club. Willatt was born at The Park, Nottingham. He was educated at Repton School and St Catharine's College, Cambridge. He played cricket for Cambridge University, two years before the war and at the same time performed in the second and first team at Nottinghamshire. However his university education was interrupted by the Second World War, when he served as an officer in the Royal Artillery. He still played for Nottinghamshire teams during the war. He resumed his studies at Cambridge and in 1947 was a football blue as well as captaining Cambridge University. He scored 90 in the Varsity Match that year.

Full name Guy Longfield Willatt
Born May 7, 1918, Nottingham, England
Died June 11, 2003, Derby, England
Batting style Left-handed batsman
Bowling style Right-arm
Role Derbyshire captain 1951-1954
Relations Jonathan Willatt
First-class debut 25 May 1938 Cambridge University v Essex
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Ireland

About Guy Willatt

First-class player from 1938-1956 for Cambridge University, Nottinghamshire, Scotland, and Derbyshire.

Guy Willatt before fame

He attended Repton School and St Catharine's College, before making his first-class debut for Cambridge.

Achievement of Guy Willatt

During World War II he served in the Royal Artillery, and also played for Nottinghamshire.

Guy Willatt family life

His son, Jonathan Willatt, also played first-class cricket for Cambridge.

Associations of Guy Willatt

He was Derbyshire's captain from 1951-1954, before being succeeded by Donald Carr.

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  • Derbyshire cricket captains
  • Scotland cricketers
  • People educated at Repton School
  • Alumni of St Catharine's College, Cambridge
  • Nottinghamshire cricketers

Latest information about Guy Willatt updated on June 14 2021.

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