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Can you name the England ODI wicket keepers 1971 to date?

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No of ODIs as keeper & yearsName that stumperClue
20 (1971-1977)Easily the best wicket-keeper batsman of the 1960s and 1970s
27 (1973-1984)Still a great keeper into his 40s
28 (1977-1988)Retired following an injury in which a bail lodged in his eye
1 (1979)His one appearance lasted 7 overs at Sydney before it rained
21 (1979-1984)One of cricket's tragic suicides
3 (1981)Retired to become a policeman. Owner of the biggest truncheon in first class cricket (reputedly)
22 (1981-1988)Westernmost member of this club (b. Penzance)
18 (1983)Never picked for a Test but took a great catch as a sub off Norman Cowans to get rid of Greg Chappell at Melbourne
13 (1985-1988)Saved two girls from drowning while on tour in Pakistan
40 (1987-1998)Bonkers. Intends his coffin to travel to his own funeral on top of a tank
9 (1989-1995)Bumpy
138 (of 170 1989-2003)The Gaffer
No of ODIs as keeper & yearsName that stumperClue
3 (1992-1993)Easily confused with the Inspector from On the Buses
36 (2000-2006)Repeatedly picked and dropped. Duncan Fletcher was not a fan
5 (of 123 2000-2006)An attempt by Duncan Fletcher to avoid picking keepers he didn't rate
11 (2001-2002)7 ODI stumpings off Giles, Snape, Collingwood, Grayson and Vaughan.
49 (2004-2006)As English as Papua New Guinea and/or Queensland
55 (2004 -Married to the daughter of Sammy Nelson (ex Arsenal)
19 (2007)The Badger
10 (2007-2008)The Colonel
5 (2008)As English as New South Wales
9 (of 12) (2010-Really not English at all
6 (2010-Son of Bromsgrove

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