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William Jolley – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroEnglish cricketer
Was Athlete 
Cricketer 
From United Kingdom 
Type Sports 
Gendermale
Birth 3 August 1923
Death 28 April 1995, Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, West Midlands
(aged 71 years)
Star sign Leo

William Turner Jolley (3 August 1923 – 28 April 1995) was an English cricketer. Jolley was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast. He was born at Smallthorne, Staffordshire.
Jolley made his first-class debut for Lancashire against Nottinghamshire at Old Trafford in the 1947 County Championship, with him playing one further first-class match in that same season against Hampshire. He took 5 wickets in his two matches, with best figures of 4/31, while with the bat he scored 21 runs with a high score of 13. After leaving Lancashire, Jolley debuted in minor counties cricket for Staffordshire against Durham in the 1949 Minor Counties Championship. He played minor counties cricket for Staffordshire until 1956, making a total of 25 appearances.
He died at Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire on 28 April 1995.