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Geoffrey Whittaker      

Full name Geoffrey James Whittaker

Born May 29, 1916, Peckham, London

Died April 21, 1997, St Peter, Jersey, Channel Islands (aged 80 years 327 days)

Major teams Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Geoffrey James Whittaker
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 129 191 20 4988 185* 29.16 8 23 48 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 129 86 47 1 1/31 47.00 3.27 86.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1937 - 1953
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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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1945

Surrey's Geoffrey Whittaker in action, 1945

Surrey's Geoffrey Whittaker in action

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Yorkshire v Leics at Leeds - Aug 3
Yorkshire 277/9 Leics 7/0 (2.2/50 ov)
Group A: Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Aug 3
Somerset 26/1 (8.3/50 ov)
Group B: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - Aug 3
Middlesex 37/1 (9/50 ov)
Group B: Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham - Aug 3
Glamorgan 32/1 (9.2/50 ov)
Group A: Gloucs v Durham at Bristol
Aug 4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool
Aug 4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Only Youth Test: England U19 v Aust U19 at Chester-le-Street
Aug 4-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Northants at Canterbury
Aug 4-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Hampshire v Essex at Southampton
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Surrey v Worcs at The Oval
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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