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Grahame Parker      

Full name Grahame Wilshaw Parker

Born February 11, 1912, Gloucester

Died November 11, 1995, Sidmouth, Devon (aged 83 years 273 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Gloucestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Crypt School; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 89 147 12 2956 210 21.89 5 12 73 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 89 5547 2291 57 5/57 40.19 2.47 97.3 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1932-1950
Profile

Grahame Parker was a formidable Cambridge all-round sportsman of the 1930s and an England full-back as well as university cricket captain and rugby Blue all four years. After war-time service he had two careers, both highly successful, the first as schoolmaster at Blundell's, the second as secretary manager and finally in 1986-87 as president of Gloucestershire.

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