RICHARD 'DICKEY' DOUGHTY
Richard Doughty also of Gloucestershire CCC and Surrey CCC was agreat servant of Virgin XI and sadly passed away in his sleep while on holiday early 2018. Richard did tour with Cricket World XI but played but only played one game if at all for Nomads CC his memory was was toasted at the Nomads Annual Dinner at The East India Club February 16th.
Subsequently at his memorial service at Hemsley Yorkshire on May 1st there was a good turn out from former Virgin XI as pictured below. At the service Virgin XI founder Jeremy Lascelles spoke eloquently of his former friend and fellow cricketer.
Standing left to right: Houston, Stuckey, Crabtree, Lane, Burrows, Logan, Bell, Vickers, Ford, Lascelles. Front : Scarr, Sargent, Brown.
Richard Doughty Virgin Stats
M I NO RUNS H.S. AVE 100 50 Ct St
88 83 18 3026 144 46.55 5 18 25 1
M 0 M RUNS WICKETS AVE BP 5WKS Bs/W Rs/0
88 926.5 223 2702 178 15.18 7-63 8 31.24 2.92
Posted on 04/05/2018
by Michael Blumberg