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Desmond Eagar      

Full name Edward Desmond Russell Eagar

Born December 8, 1917, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Died September 13, 1977, Kingsbridge, Devon (aged 59 years 279 days)

Major teams Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Edward Desmond Russell Eagar
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 363 599 42 12178 158* 21.86 10 369 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 363 1481 31 6/66 47.77 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1935 - 1957
Latest Photos

1954

E.D.R.Eagar - Hampshire captain 1946-1957

Desmond Eagar Hampshire captain

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: West Indies v England at Bridgetown - May 1-5
England 257 & 123 West Indies 189 & 4/0
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 Durham 85/1
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 Gloucs 4/0
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 47/2
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 215/3
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 150/4
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 Worcs 14/0
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