Northamptonshire, the English county facet the place Capel spent 32 consecutive years as a participant after which coach, introduced he handed away at his house on Wednesday. The workforce stated Capel had been identified with a mind tumor in 2018.
Capel made 270 first-class appearances for Northamptonshire from 1981-1998 and have become the primary cricketer born within the county to play a take a look at for England in 77 years when he made his debut in opposition to Pakistan in July 1987. He had made his ODI debut three months earlier. His highest rating was 98 not out in opposition to Pakistan in Karachi that 12 months.
“This is hugely shocking and sad news for the English cricket family and particularly those connected with Northants,” stated Tom Harrison, chief government of the England and Wales Cricket Board. “David was one of the finest allrounders of his era.”
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