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Isaac Walker      

Full name Isaac Donnithorne Walker

Born January 8, 1844, Southgate, Middlesex

Died July 6, 1898, Regent's Park, London (aged 54 years 179 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (underarm), Right-arm slow (underarm)

Education Harrow School

Relation Uncle - H Walker, Brother - J Walker, Brother - A Walker, Brother - F Walker, Brother - AH Walker, Brother - VE Walker, Brother - RD Walker

Isaac Donnithorne Walker
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 294 508 43 11400 179 24.51 7 250 3
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 294 4755+ 218 6/42 22.11* 9 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1862 - 1884
Profile

Isaac Walker was one of seven brothers that were Middlesex in the county's formative years as a player and administrator. As a batsman he stood with his legs wide apart and was strong of the off side with a trademark hit in the air over cover's head. His bowling was underarm although he was underused, particular when he himself led the side. After retiring he devoted himself to coaching at his old school. In 1870 he founded the Harrow Wanderers who he played for regularly.
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Isaac Walker (Middlesex)

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 197 Worcs 367 (86.4 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 27/0 (13 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 0/1 (6 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d Somerset 135/8 (46.1 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 44/0 (16 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 214/7 (74 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d Gloucs 150/1 (51 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 & 178/4 (70 ov) Warwickshire 321
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 516/7d Yorkshire 27/1 (10.5 ov)
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