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Longest individual net session (male)

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  • Who: Alby Shale

  • What: Longest individual net session (male)

  • Where: United Kingdom

The longest individual cricket net session lasted 26 hours and was completed by Alby Shale (UK) at the Kia Oval, London, UK on 15-16 July 2013.

Alby faced a total of 6,062 deliveries, a few of which were bowled by British Prime Minister David Cameron (UK). The attempt was to raise funds for the Rwandan Cricket Stadium Foundation.


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