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Gethyn Hewan      

Full name Gethyn Elliot Hewan

Born December 23, 1916, Merchiston, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

Died July 1, 1988, Chertsey, Surrey (aged 71 years 191 days)

Major teams Cambridge University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 6 9 0 187 88 20.77 0 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 6 1157 725 20 6/91 36.25 3.75 57.8 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1938 - 1938
Profile

Educated at Marlborough (176 and 98 v Rugby at Lord's, 1935). Cambridge University (Blue 1938), 187 runs (20.78), HS 88 v Hants (Southampton); 20 wkts (36.25), BB 6 for 91 v Oxford Univ in 1938 Varsity match, bowling offspin round wicket to four short legs. Also played for Berkshire. Latterly amateur golf administrator. Also won cricket and hockey Blues at Cambridge, and a half-Blue in billiards. Was MiD in war and finished as major in RHA. Headmaster of Cranbrook School, Sydney 1950-62 and of Allhallows 1965-74 after teaching at Winchester and Charterhouse.
Wisden Cricket Monthly

Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Middlesex v Lancashire at Lord's - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Warwickshire v Notts at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Yorkshire v Pakistan A at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Jun 27-30
Leics 334 Gloucs 69/0 (27.2 ov)
4th ODI: England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 29
England won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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