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David Smith - 200 games

Match | Thu 13-Oct-2005 4:30pm
David Smith - 200 games

On behalf of the Cougars Cricket Club, congratulations to David on reaching his 200th senior game this round. A summary of his achievements and roles within the club are as follows:

Debut 1984/85

Prior to this season starting, David had made 2943 runs including 6 half centuries with a highest score of 66. He also had taken 219 wickets, 3 times taking 5 wickets in an innings with a best of 5/7.

He was captain of the 2nd XI in 1988/89, the 3rdXI in 1989/90, again captained the 2ndXI from 1992/93 to 1994/95 and again this season. He also has been vice captain of the 2ndXI for 4 seasons as well.

David was awarded the Presidents Award for contributions on and off the field in 1993/94 and in 1995/96 was made a life member of the club for his services, which in addition to the captains roles above also include being the committee's Vice-President of Social for 3 very memorable seasons in the 1990's.

David is the 5th player in Cougars history to reach the 200 game milestone, so once again congratulations, and there is now only 99 more games until you break the games record!