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David Fletcher      

Full name David George William Fletcher

Born July 6, 1924, Sutton, Surrey

Current age 90 years 296 days

Major teams Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education Sutton Grammar School

David George William Fletcher
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 316 519 41 14461 194 30.25 22 178 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 316 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1961
Profile

David Fletcher joined Surrey straight after the war, making an immediate impact with four hundreds in 1947, winning a place in the Players side against the Gentlemen at Scarborough. One of his hundreds came in bizarre circumstances when he played for the North against the South at Kingston-upon-Thames after the visiting side found themselves one short.

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Jul 16, 1954

David Fletcher flicks to leg side on his way to 89, Surrey v Gloucestershire, County Championship, The Oval, 3rd day, July 16, 1954

David Fletcher flicks to leg side on his way to 89

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Jul 16, 1953

Peter Loader is congratulated by David Fletcher (standing) for his 8 for 21 as Bernie Constable, Arthur McIntyre, Ken Barrington and John McMahon look on, Surrey v Worcestershire, County Championship, 2nd day, The Oval, July 16, 1953

Peter Loader is congratulated by David Fletcher for his 8 for 21

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Sep 2, 1948

David Fletcher

David Fletcher

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 & 265 Durham 339 & 115/2
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 & 253/6 Derbyshire 545/9d
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 371 & 296/4 Hampshire 276
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 444 Kent 252 & 148/3 (f/o)
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 & 429 Leics 305 & 44/1
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 & 310 Middlesex 317 & 31/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 340 & 95/2 Essex 610/8d
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 435 & 108/2 Yorkshire 303
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