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Colin Atkinson      

Full name Colin Ronald Michael Atkinson

Born July 23, 1931, Thornaby, Yorkshire

Died June 25, 1991, Glastonbury, Somerset (aged 59 years 337 days)

Major teams Minor Counties, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 164 240 41 3796 97 19.07 0 13 77 0
List A 12 12 3 153 42* 17.00 0 0 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 164 13314 5982 192 7/54 31.15 2.69 69.3 7 0
List A 12 444 246 7 2/28 2/28 35.14 3.32 63.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1959 - 1967
List A span 1965 - 1967
Latest Photos

Jun 25, 1961

The Somerset squad in 1961. Back: John Miles Lawrence, Brian Langford, Ken Palmer, T. Tout (scorer), Graham Atkinson, Ken Biddulph, Haydn Sully, Brian Roe. Front: Colin Atkinson, James Geoffrey Lomax, Harold Stephenson, Bill Alley, Peter Wight.

The Somerset squad in 1961

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d Sri Lanka 101 & 399/6 (111.5 ov) (f/o)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 Essex 357/5 (106.1 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 308/6 (75 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 138 Somerset 102 & 52/1 (13 ov, target 301)
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 & 12/0 (7 ov) Sussex 447/8d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 48/1 (22 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 15/1 (7 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 Gloucs 21/1 (11.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 Lancashire 68/3 (26.5 ov)
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