IR Huntington

Name: Huntington, Ian Ross
Date of Birth: 18 October 1931
Career: 1951/52 - 1968/69
Teams: Melbourne, University
Matches: 189
Batting Style: LHB
Bowling Style: Right Arm Medium

"Ian Huntington was a fine all-round sportsman, excelling at tennis, baseball, hockey, basketball and cricket. He represented the State at both cricket and baseball and was also an accomplished football umpire, officiating in 6 VFL games. Ian played cricket for Melbourne, Melbourne University and Victoria. He made a sensational VCA debut for Melbourne in the 1951/52 final, scoring 69* in the Demons’ win over Fitzroy. He scored 205 for the Victorian 2nds against NSW in 1955/56, adding 353 with his Melbourne team-mate Barry Stevens in Sydney.

Ian has been an intrepid crusader for encouraging young cricketers, and is still very active in this area."

Innings N.O. Runs Batting Avg High Score 50s 100s
207 29 6674 37.49 182 38  13

Runs Wickets Bowling Avg Best 5wi 10wm Ct/St
2833 119 24.80 6/36 2 38