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Johnny Lawrence      

Full name John Lawrence

Born March 29, 1911, Carlton, Leeds, Yorkshire

Died December 10, 1988, Toulston, Tadcaster, Yorkshire (aged 77 years 256 days)

Major teams Lincolnshire, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 283 500 52 9183 122 20.49 3 262 0
List A 1 1 1 2 2* - 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 283 38408 19927 798 8/41 24.97 3.11 48.1 40 4
List A 1 42 37 0 - - - 5.28 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1946 - 1955
List A span 1966 - 1966
Latest Photos

May 24, 1951

Keeper Harold Stephenson and fielder John Lawrence try to catch a ball off Surrey's Geoffrey Whittaker, Surrey v Somerset, County Championship, 2nd day, The Oval, May 24, 1951

Keeper Harold Stephenson and fielder John Lawrence try to catch a ball off Surrey's Geoffrey Whittaker

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Country Fixtures Country Results
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby - Apr 30
Northants 307/7 Derbyshire 6/0 (1/50 ov, target 308)
South Group: Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford - Apr 30
Essex 304/7 Hampshire 0/0 (0.4/50 ov, target 305)
South Group: Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff - Apr 30
Glamorgan 239 (48.3/50 ov)
North Group: Leics v Worcs at Leicester - Apr 30
Worcs 361/8 (50/50 ov)
South Group: Middlesex v Gloucs at Lord's - Apr 30
Middlesex 256/9 Gloucs 17/0 (5/50 ov, target 257)
South Group: Sussex v Somerset at Hove - Apr 30
Somerset 303/5 (49/50 ov)
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