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William Wilkinson      

Full name William O'Brien Camac Wilkinson

Born September 15, 1857, Glebe Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Died February 2, 1946, Virginia Water, Surrey (aged 88 years 140 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education Sydney University; University College, London

Relation Son - WAC Wilkinson

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 8 14 2 189 52 15.75 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 8 283 156 8 4/49 19.50 3.30 35.3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1881 - 1899
Profile

Dr William Wilkinson had already established a reputation as a doctor in Sydney - he was a scholar at Sydney University - when he moved to London to attend University College where he won many accolades. He returned to Sydney in 1902 before taking up a consultant post in Harley Street in 1910. He was a leading specialist in the treatment of tuberculosis. A more than useful cricketer, he played for Middlesex in 1881 and 1882 as well as turning out three times for the touring Australians in 1878.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 121/5
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 122/2
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 85/1
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 104/2
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 122/5
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 165/2
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 85/1
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 100/2
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