William Green

Full name: William Maurice Green  
Born: 19 Mar 1900, Sophia, East Coast Demerara, British Guiana
Died: 11 Sep 1972(?)
Batting: Right-hand batsman
Fielding: Right-arm medium
Teams: British Guiana (FC: 1924-1937)
Club: Georgetown Cricket Club
Relations: Brother: PB Green
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William Maurice Green played Inter-colonial soccer for British Guiana from 1922 to 1925, and started playing cricket for his country in 1924. In 1929 he lead the British Guiana team that won Inter-colonial Cricket Cup after 34 years. He was also captain of Georgetown Cricket Club from 1929 to 1943 and its vice-president from 1954 to 1959.

He was a member of, and selector for, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), and was a WICB delegate at Imperial Cricket Conference at Lords 1952.

Educated at Miss Helen McCowan's School and Mr HD Jones School (both in Georgetown) he acquired business of JF Green & Co in 1925 and became its director. He was also associated with several major businesses in Guyana, including Banks DIH, Royal Bank, Demerara Mutual and Tower Hotel.

He was president of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce from 1954 to 1957.

Batting and Fielding
Team Format M I NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct
British Guiana FC 16 27 5 613 81 27.86 0 2 7
Team Format Balls Mdns Runs Wkts BB Ave 5wI 10wM SRate Econ
British Guiana FC 3301 124 1333 52 5-75 25.63 2 0 63.48 2.42