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Jim Pressdee      

Full name James Stuart Pressdee

Born June 19, 1933, Mumbles, Glamorgan, Wales

Current age 82 years 47 days

Major teams Glamorgan, North Eastern Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 347 583 88 14267 150* 28.82 13 371 0
List A 6 6 0 105 60 17.50 0 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 347 10666 481 9/43 22.17 21 5
List A 6 144 101 3 3/46 3/46 33.66 4.20 48.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1949 - 1969/70
List A span 1963 - 1965
Profile

In 1949 Jim Pressdee became the club`s youngest player in post-war cricket by making his first-class debut for the county in 1949 against Nottinghamshire at Cardiff Arms Park aged 16 years and 59 days. He was also a talented schoolboy footballer, winning Welsh youth caps as well as playing for Swansea Town, but cricket was his favourite game, and Pressdee opted to be a professional cricketer.

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