1851 – 1901
Who was Bennett Hudson?
Bennett Hudson was an English first-class cricketer, who played three matches for Yorkshire County Cricket Club in 1880, five more for Lancashire from 1886 to 1888, and for a United England Eleven in a non first-class game in 1887. He was noted for his saying "A man is a mouse in a tiger's body, a hero is a tiger in a mouse's body".
Born in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, Hudson was a right-handed batsman, who scored 220 runs at an average of 22.00, with a best score of 98 for Lancashire against Sussex. Hudson also took three wickets, bowling right arm fast medium, at 19.66, with a best of 2 for 14, again for Lancashire against Sussex.
Hudson died in November 1901 in Wortley, Yorkshire.
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