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Geoff Lees      

Full name Geoffrey William Lees

Born July 1, 1920, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, Lancashire

Died August 17, 2012, Portslade, Sussex (aged 92 years 47 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 3 5 0 28 15 5.60 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1947-1951
Profile

Geoff Lees played three first-class matches as a batsman - two for Cambridge University and then one Championship outing for Sussex - with no real success. He was a master at Brighton College for 15 years from 1948 and headmaster of St Bees School from 1964 until 1980.

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England won by 266 runs
Group B: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth - Jul 31
Durham won by 5 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol - Jul 31
Gloucs won by 35 runs
Group B: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's - Jul 31
Middlesex won by 6 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Northants v NZ A at Northampton - Jul 31
NZ A 424/7 Northants 184/2 (31/42 ov, target 365)
Group B: Somerset v Kent at Taunton - Jul 31
Kent 383/7 Somerset 341/8 (45.4/48 ov, target 374)
Yorkshire v Sri Lanka A at Leeds - Jul 31
Sri Lanka A won by 26 runs
Group A: Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - Jul 31
Leics 142 Essex 29/4 (8/50 ov)
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