Ted Dexter

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Birthday
15, 1935
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
15, 1935 (age 84)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Former batsman who captained Sussex and England in the early 1960s, Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1961, won the Gillette Cup in 1963 and 1964.

Before Fame

He played in Radley College's first XI from 1950-53 as a wicket-keeper and captain.

Trivia

He was an amateur golf champion who is thought to have had the potential for greatness had he not pursued cricket.

Family Life

His daughter's name is Genevieve.

Associated With

His English record of six consecutive Test 50s was later matched by Alastair Cook.