Full name Derek Russell Bruorton
Born November 5, 1928, Grahamstown, Cape Province
Current age 90 years 106 days
Major teams Transvaal
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Left-arm bowler
Very good bowling and very good fielding he was doing in his earliest days of cricket. Was the famous catchour in the Zambia team he was catching very good catches in the match, very hard one i would say! same in his bowling, when he used to ball he do well in that but in some cases Zambian lost matches because of him.
Don’t know why but he was not getting the line, the line people called well bowling line. Character of this Russell was good. and he was from United Kingdom, actually he was living in India but he was born in United Kingdom. after his birth their father migrated to different countries and then at the last indo-pak.
By character he was good in matches, during fielding and practices sessions. after that we don’t have much information about him. but he was good actually for all Zambia
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