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Mark Lawrence      

Full name Mark Philip Lawrence

Born May 6, 1962, Warrington, Lancashire

Died August 20, 2010, Black Hill, Crowborough, East Sussex (aged 48 years 106 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Manchester Grammar School; Oxford University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 30 35 10 101 18 4.04 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 30 5364 2979 42 3/79 70.92 3.33 127.7 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1982 - 1986
Profile

Mark Lawrence's first-class career statistics make less than impressive reading, and in five seasons in and out of the Oxford University side his 42 wickets came at a rate of one every 20 or so overs and at a cost of 70 each. He described himself as the "least bad left arm spinner at the University" and that was probably close to the mark.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Apr 19-22
Lancashire 293 & 345 Derbyshire 274 & 27/2
Essex v Kent at Chelmsford - Apr 19-21
Essex won by 5 wickets
Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff - Apr 19-22
Surrey 563/7d Glamorgan 419
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - Apr 19-22
Notts 428 & 74/3 Yorkshire 441
Sussex v Worcs at Hove - Apr 19-22
Sussex 345 & 290 Worcs 389 & 47/0
Warwickshire v Hampshire at Birmingham - Apr 19-22
Hampshire 319 & 339 Warwickshire 280 & 47/0
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