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John Hampshire
Personal information
Full name John Harry Hampshire
Born (1941-02-10)10 February 1941
Thurnscoe, Yorkshire, England
Died 1 March 2017(2017-03-01) (aged 76)
Nickname Jack
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm legbreak
Role Umpire
International information
National side England
Test debut (cap 442) 26 June 1969 v West Indies
Last Test 14 August 1975 v Australia
ODI debut (cap 6) 5 January 1971 v Australia
Last ODI 26 August 1972 v Australia
Domestic team information
Years Team
1961–1981 Yorkshire
1967, 1969,
1977–1979
Tasmania
1981 Leicestershire
1982–1984 Derbyshire
Umpiring information
Tests umpired 21 (1989–2002)
ODIs umpired 20 (1989–2001)
FC umpired 349 (1985–2005)
LA umpired 365 (1985–2014)
T20 umpired 8 (2004–2005)
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 8 3 577 280
Runs scored 403 48 28,059 7,314
Batting average 26.86 24.00 34.55 31.12
100s/50s 1/2 0/0 43/156 7/41
Top score 107 25 183* 119
Balls bowled 2,539 54
Wickets 30 1
Bowling average 54.56 45.00
5 wickets in innings 2 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a 0 n/a
Best bowling 7/52 1/22
Catches/stumpings 9/– 0/– 446/– 84/–

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.

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