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Frederick Covington      

Full name Frederick Ernest Covington

Born October 29, 1912, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey

Died July 3, 1995, Poole, Dorset (aged 82 years 247 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Harrow School; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 12 21 4 301 83 17.70 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 12 25 0 - - - - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1935 - 1936
Profile

Frederick Covington was a left-hand bat who made 83 on his debut for Middlesex, against Warwickshire in 1936. He played five more matches that year without showing the same form. He captained Harrow in both 1931 and 1932 and made 1,000 runs over those two seasons. Though he appeared twice for Cambridge, he failed to win a Blue.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Kent v Surrey at Beckenham - May 24-27
Kent 282 Surrey 250/8
Lancashire v Derbyshire at Southport - May 24-27
Derbyshire 370 Lancashire 348/4
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton - May 24-27
Yorkshire 438 Somerset 309/4
Sussex v Warwickshire at Hove - May 24-27
Warwickshire 180 & 180/7 Sussex 191
Worcs v Durham at Worcester - May 24-27
Worcs 323 & 65/6 Durham 198
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