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Walker Wainwright      

Full name Walker Wainwright

Born January 21, 1882, Rotherham, Yorkshire

Died December 31, 1961, Winchester, Hampshire (aged 79 years 344 days)

Major teams Yorkshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Other Umpire

Relation Brother - E Wainwright

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 25 38 3 652 62 18.62 0 2 21 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 25 1292 582 19 6/49 30.63 2.70 68.0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1903-1905
Umpiring statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Durban, Jan 18-22, 1923 scorecard
Test matches 1
Test statistics
Profile

Walker Wainwright was a left-arm spinner and left-hand batsman who never quite lived up to the promise of his debut for Yorkshire in 1903 when he took a career-best 6 for 49 against MCC. Coming through the Yorkshire Colts and 2nd XI, he enjoyed a decent first season but was unable to secure a regular place in a strong side. He became an umpire after World War One, standing predominantly at Cambridge, although he stood in one Test, strangely at Durban, when England toured South Africa in 1922-23. Aside from that outing, he only officiated in lower-level first-class games.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Gauteng Invitation XI v Eng Lions at Soweto
Jan 5-7, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
1st unofficial Test: Sth Africa A v Eng Lions at Paarl
Jan 11-14, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
England XI v Act Inv XI at Canberra
Jan 12, 2015 (10:00 local | 23:00 GMT | 18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST)
England XI v PM's XI at Canberra
Jan 14, 2015 (14:20 local | 03:20 GMT | 22:20 EST | 21:20 CST | 19:20 PST)
Australia v England at Sydney
Jan 16, 2015 (14:20 local | 03:20 GMT | 22:20 EST | 21:20 CST | 19:20 PST)
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