|Full name||John Harry Hampshire|
|Born||10 February 1941|
Thurnscoe, Yorkshire, England
|Died||1 March 2017(aged 76)|
|Batting style||Right-handed batsman (RHB)|
|Bowling style||Right-arm Legbreak|
|Test debut||26 June 1969 v West Indies|
|Last Test||14 August 1975 v Australia|
|Domestic team information|
|5 wickets in innings||–||–||2||–|
|10 wickets in match||–||n/a||–||–|
|Source: , 18 July 2010|
John Harry Hampshire (10 February 1941 – 1 March 2017), also known as Jack Hampshire, was an English cricketer and umpire. He played eight Tests and three One Day Internationals (ODIs) for England between 1969 and 1975.
He played first-class cricket for Yorkshire from 1961 to 1981, and for Derbyshire from 1982 to 1984. Overseas, he was a successful captain of Tasmania in the period before the state was included in the Sheffield Shield.< He was also appointed President of Yorkshire County Cricket Club in 2016, serving until his death.
References[change | change source]
- Bateman, Colin (1993). If The Cap Fits. Tony Williams Publications. p. 84. ISBN 1-869833-21-X.
- "John Hampshire: Yorkshire president dies at the age of 76". BBC. Retrieved 1 March 2017.