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Horace King      

Full name Horace David King

Born February 10, 1915, Brentford, Middlesex

Died March 7, 1974, Worthing, Sussex (aged 59 years 25 days)

Major teams Europeans (India), Middlesex, Services

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 9 13 4 104 26 11.55 0 0 7 8
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1934/35 - 1946
Profile

Horace King was an amateur wicketkeeper who played for Middlesex either side of World War Two and also a couple of representative matches in India. He played a considerable amount of club cricket when in England, mainly for the MCC and the Buccaneers. The bulk of his first-class appearances came in a three-week period in 1946 while on leave in England.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Cambridge - Jul 26-29
England U19 201/2 (55.2 ov)
North Group: Leics v Lancashire at Leicester - Jul 26
Leics 307/8 Lancashire 13/0 (1.4/50 ov)
South Group: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Jul 26
Middlesex 296/9 Somerset 10/1 (2/50 ov)
North Group: Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Jul 26
Northants 254/9 Warwickshire 4/0 (0.5/50 ov)
South Group: Essex v Glamorgan at Chelmsford - Jul 26
Glamorgan 83/0 (20/50 ov)
South Group: Hampshire v Kent at Southampton - Jul 26
Hampshire 92/3 (19.4/50 ov)
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