Garry Sobers

Garry SobersCricket
All-Rounder

Born: July 28, 1936
Bridgetown, Barbados

Active: 1952-1974

First-Class Cricket

Offense

Season Country Matches Runs Offense
1952-53 West Indies 1 7 0.01
1953-54 West Indies 2 113 0.22
1954-55 West Indies 7 435 0.84
1955-56 New Zealand 7 212 0.56
1955-56 West Indies 1 71 0.15
1956-57 West Indies 2 119 0.24
1957 England 25 1644 5.02
1957-58 West Indies 6 1007 1.78
1958 England 3 252 0.88
1958-59 India 12 1162 3.56
1958-59 Pakistan 5 257 0.98
1959 England 1 119 0.30
1959-60 West Indies 6 863 1.84
1960-61 Australia 12 804 1.73
1961 England 3 210 0.54
1961-62 Australia 7 573 1.32
1961-62 West Indies 6 451 0.97
1962 England 1 38 0.10
1962-63 Australia 10 1006 2.15
1963 England 24 1333 4.15
1963-64 Australia 9 1128 2.08
1963-64 India 1 130 0.42
1963-64 West Indies 2 261 0.56
1964 England 3 104 0.31
1964-65 India 1 185 0.53
1964-65 West Indies 8 734 1.59
1965 England 1 5 0.02
1965-66 West Indies 5 410 1.00
1966 England 18 1349 4.42
1966-67 India 5 426 1.23
1966-67 Sri Lanka 1 115 0.26
1966-67 West Indies 5 424 0.91
1967 England 2 50 0.16
1967-68 West Indies 6 638 1.49
1968 England 27 1590 5.24
1968-69 Australia 10 1011 2.17
1968-69 New Zealand 4 155 0.47
1969 England 20 1023 3.28
1969-70 West Indies 2 159 0.38
1970 England 19 1742 4.51
1970-71 Pakistan 1 25 0.07
1970-71 West Indies 9 889 2.23
1971 England 23 1485 4.11
1971-72 Australia 9 562 1.50
1971-72 West Indies 5 253 0.64
1972 England 6 222 0.63
1972-73 West Indies 1 43 0.10
1973 England 18 1215 3.51
1973-74 West Indies 6 195 0.50
1974 England 15 1110 3.34
Total 383 28,314 75.00

Defense 1: Wickets Taken

Season Caught Bowled LBW Def 1
1952-53 0 4 3 0.35
1953-54 0 3 1 0.20
1954-55 4 2 0 0.30
1955-56 NZ 6 1 2 0.45
1955-56 WI 0 3 2 0.25
1956-57 0 5 0 0.25
1957 26 15 4 2.25
1957-58 2 1 1 0.20
1958 4 0 0 0.20
1958-59 In 11 6 4 1.05
1958-59 Pk 5 0 0 0.25
1959 1 0 0 0.05
1959-60 8 1 0 0.45
1960-61 Au 23 12 3 1.90
1961 1 5 2 0.40
1961-62 Au 8 13 3 1.20
1961-62 WI 11 4 4 0.95
1962 1 2 0 0.15
1962-63 Au 2 15 13 1.50
1963 29 23 12 3.20
1963-64 Au 16 14 2 1.60
1963-64 In 0 5 0 0.25
1963-64 WI 1 1 1 0.15
1964 3 0 1 0.20
1964-65 In 1 1 0 0.10
1964-65 WI 10 6 2 0.90
1965 0 0 0 0.00
1965-66 WI 6 4 3 0.65
1966 26 14 5 2.25
1966-67 In 12 5 2 0.95
1966-67 SL 1 0 0 0.05
1966-67 WI 4 2 3 0.45
1967 3 4 0 0.35
1967-68 5 3 5 0.65
1968 25 17 28 3.50
1968-69 Au 13 8 2 1.15
1968-69 NZ 5 1 2 0.40
1969 18 21 7 2.30
1969-70 4 0 0 0.20
1970 20 18 6 2.20
1970-71 Pk 3 0 1 0.20
1970-71 WI 5 4 6 0.75
1971 29 15 7 2.55
1971-72 Au 7 4 2 0.65
1971-72 WI 2 5 2 0.45
1972 4 3 3 0.50
1972-73 0 0 0 0.00
1973 21 6 8 1.75
1973-74 2 3 2 0.35
1974 17 5 8 1.50
Total 405 284 162 42.55

Defense 2: Runs Prevented

Season RA W Def 2 Defense Total
1952-53 142 7 0.50 0.43 0.22
1953-54 220 6 0.20 0.20 0.21
1954-55 376 11 0.39 0.34 0.59
1955-56 NZ 169 4 -0.09 0.18 0.37
1955-56 WI 134 6 0.32 0.28 0.22
1956-57 146 5 0.26 0.25 0.25
1957 1172 37 0.20 1.22 3.12
1957-58 425 6 -0.06 0.07 0.92
1958 60 1 -0.10 0.05 0.46
1958-59 In 514 18 0.38 0.72 2.14
1958-59 Pk 126 2 -0.27 -0.01 0.49
1959 36 0 -0.09 -0.02 0.14
1959-60 471 9 0.10 0.27 1.06
1960-61 Au 1209 34 1.11 1.51 1.62
1961 214 13 0.73 0.57 0.55
1961-62 Au 769 35 1.75 1.48 1.40
1961-62 WI 521 27 1.63 1.29 1.13
1962 164 2 -0.23 -0.04 0.03
1962-63 Au 1355 51 2.13 1.82 1.98
1963 1844 82 3.16 3.18 3.67
1963-64 Au 1441 51 3.11 2.36 2.22
1963-64 In 141 9 0.60 0.43 0.42
1963-64 WI 270 10 0.43 0.29 0.43
1964 336 10 0.06 0.13 0.22
1964-65 In 167 4 -0.01 0.05 0.29
1964-65 WI 757 22 0.79 0.85 1.22
1965 45 1 -0.04 -0.02 0.00
1965-66 WI 414 16 0.83 0.74 0.87
1966 1235 60 2.43 2.34 3.38
1966-67 In 546 23 1.04 0.99 1.11
1966-67 SL 56 0 -0.13 -0.04 0.11
1966-67 WI 346 11 0.47 0.46 0.69
1967 195 11 0.61 0.48 0.32
1967-68 562 13 0.23 0.44 0.96
1968 1964 84 3.14 3.32 4.28
1968-69 Au 1120 36 1.23 1.19 1.68
1968-69 NZ 390 9 -0.11 0.15 0.31
1969 1319 54 2.21 2.26 2.77
1969-70 269 4 -0.22 -0.01 0.19
1970 1540 64 3.12 2.66 3.59
1970-71 Pk 62 2 0.06 0.13 0.10
1970-71 WI 625 25 1.06 0.90 1.57
1971 1641 53 1.48 2.02 3.06
1971-72 Au 528 14 0.01 0.33 0.92
1971-72 WI 332 10 0.24 0.35 0.49
1972 351 15 0.76 0.63 0.63
1972-73 40 0 -0.09 -0.04 0.03
1973 788 32 1.36 1.55 2.53
1973-74 469 15 0.41 0.38 0.44
1974 925 29 0.47 0.99 2.17
Total 28,941 1043 37.59 40.07 57.54

First-class 160-game average: 24.04

First-class offensive 160-game average: 31.33
First-class defensive 160-game average: 16.74

One-Day Cricket

Offense

Year Country Matches Runs Offense
1963 England 1 64 0.39
1966 England 2 28 0.18
1968 England 3 246 1.65
1969 England 8 121 0.64
1969-70 West Indies 1 0 0.00
1970 England 15 448 2.17
1971 England 15 607 2.95
1971-72 Australia 2 44 0.25
1972 England 10 299 1.52
1972-73 West Indies 2 32 0.12
1973 England 18 318 1.58
1974 England 18 514 2.54
Total 95 2721 13.99

Defense 1: Wickets Taken

Year Caught W Bowled LBW Def 1
1963 1 0 0 0 0.10
1966 2 1 0 0 0.25
1968 0 8 2 2 0.60
1969 3 17 7 1 1.55
1969-70 0 0 0 0 0.00
1970 6 15 4 4 1.75
1971 12 27 8 2 3.05
1971-72 0 0 0 0 0.00
1972 5 8 4 2 1.20
1972-73 0 4 0 1 0.25
1973 8 18 6 2 2.10
1974 4 11 2 2 1.15
Total 41 109 33 16 12.00

Defense 2: Runs Prevented

Year RA Balls Def 2 Defense Total
1963 33 66 0.13 0.11 0.25
1966 46 108 0.25 0.25 0.21
1968 94 206 0.40 0.50 1.08
1969 156 396 1.15 1.35 1.00
1969-70 33 36 0.03 0.01 0.01
1970 380 698 1.65 1.70 1.93
1971 432 652 1.16 2.10 2.53
1971-72 12 40 0.13 0.07 0.16
1972 280 522 1.19 1.19 1.36
1972-73 44 75 0.21 0.23 0.18
1973 441 776 1.69 1.90 1.74
1974 475 848 1.89 1.52 2.03
Total 2426 4423 9.87 10.93 12.46

One-day 160-game average: 20.99

One-day offensive 160-game average: 23.57
One-day defensive 160-game average: 18.42

Combined total: 70.00
Total Matches: 478
Weighted 160-game average: 23.86

Apples & Oranges rating: 32.23

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