Brian Kelso

Date of birth 28.11.1961

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1st XI captain 1987-1988, 2001. Captain of Midweek A side in 1981.
Most 1st XI appearances in Academy history
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Supports Leeds United

Nicknames Breeze or BK
Position Right-hand opening bat, off-break bowler, wicketkeeper
Club debut 1976
1st XI debut 1977
1st XI Appearances 263 (plus 60-odd pre-1983) (1st)
Career runs 5246 (1st)
Career batting average @21.3 (2nd)
Most runs in a season 567 in 1987 (3rd)
Best average in a season 203 @40.6 in 1992 (2nd)
Fifties 24 (including 1 ton) (1st=)
Highest score 100* v Ards in 1995 (2nd)
50/100 partnerships 39/3 (1st/3rd)
Record partnerships 1st and 8th wicket stands
Career wickets 120 (8th)
Career bowling average @21.1
Most wickets in a season 29 @ 11.2 in 1986
Best average in a season 29 @ 11.2 in 1986 (9th)
Five wickets in an innings 1
Best bowling 5-38 v Dundrum 1986
Career catches/stumpings 160/4 (1st/3rd)

Note: positions in brackets indicate top ten rankings within the club

Batting season by season
Bowling season by season

Batting

M I N.O. Runs HS Av Fifties
1983 19 19 1 244 38 13.6 -
1984 18 17 1 244 48 15.3 -
1985 17 17 0 453 66 26.6 3
1986 18 18 2 435 63 27.2 1
1987 21 21 2 567 82 29.8 4
1988 18 18 0 359 46 19.9 -
1989 - - - - - - -
1990 - - - - - - -
1991 1 1 0 18 18 18.0 -
1992 7 6 1 203 85 40.6 1
1993 8 8 0 79 26 9.9 -
1994 14 14 1 409 80 31.5 5
1995 19 19 5 563 100* 40.2 5
1996 19 19 0 304 44 16.0 -
1997 17 17 1 330 91* 20.6 2
1998 15 15 0 263 44 17.5 -
1999 17 17 0 358 60 21.1 2
2000 17 17 0 116 30 6.8 -
2001 18 18 1 301 82 17.7 1
             
1983-2001 263 261 15 5246 100* 21.3 24

Bowling

M B.In O M R W Av SR ER Best 5w/in
1983 19 11 69 10 235 10 23.5 41 3.41 4-35 -
1984 18 12 101 14 338 16 21.1 38 3.36 3-50 -
1985 17 11 87 10 224 13 17.2 40 2.59 4-20 -
1986 18 14 123 23 326 29 11.2 25 2.65 5-38 1
1987 21 8 47 7 165 3 55.0 94 3.51 1-14 -
1988 18 10 43 7 139 5 27.8 51 3.26 2-21 -
1989-90 - - - - - - - - - - -
1991 1 - - - - - - - - - -
1992 7 1 3 0 19 0 - - 6.00 - -
1993 8 2 25 2 109 5 21.8 30 4.36 3-38 -
1994 14   40 5 138 6 23.0 40 3.48 2-5 -
1995 19 17 163 30 386 24 16.1 41 2.37 4-20 -
1996 19 2 7 0 37 2 18.5 21 5.41 1-14 -
1997 17 1 2 0 14 0 - - 7.00 - -
1998 15 - - - - - - - - - -
1999 17 5 27 1 101 1 101.0 162 3.74 1-19 -
2000 17 7 44 1 247 2 123.5 132 5.61 1-26 -
2001 18 5 19 3 49 4 12.3 29 2.53 ? -
                     
1983-2001 263 106 799 113 2527 120 21.1 40 3.16 5-38 1