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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
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire 557/6d Durham 208 & 244/4 (70 ov) (f/o)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Hampshire 176 & 195/7 (84 ov) Middlesex 330
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Sussex 601/6d Warwickshire 367/5 (122 ov)
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 Lancashire 257/4 (79 ov)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 115/3 (38 ov) Worcs 283
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 Cambridge U 99/3 (48 ov)
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