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Cec Pepper      

Full name Cecil George Pepper

Born September 15, 1916, Forbes, New South Wales

Died March 22, 1993, Littleborough, Lancashire, England (aged 76 years 188 days)

Major teams New South Wales

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Other Umpire

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 44 72 7 1927 168 29.64 1 12 41 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 44 9712 5019 171 6/33 29.35 3.10 56.7 7 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1938/39 - 1957
Profile

Nobody who played Sheffield Shield or Lancashire League cricket against bulky Cec Pepper was ever likely to forget the experience. His powerhouse batting and brilliant legspin/ googly bowling were backed by a tireless stream of taunts and slick asides which scarcely abated during his years as an umpire in county cricket.

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Group A: Yorkshire v Leics at Leeds - Aug 3
Yorkshire 277/9 Leics 212/6 (43.3/50 ov)
Group A: Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Aug 3
Somerset 215/7 (46.1/50 ov)
Group B: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - Aug 3
Middlesex 314/4 (44.3/50 ov)
Group B: Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham - Aug 3
Glamorgan 179 (48.4/50 ov)
Group A: Gloucs v Durham at Bristol
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Group B: Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool
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Only Youth Test: England U19 v Aust U19 at Chester-le-Street
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Kent v Northants at Canterbury
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Group A: Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
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Group B: Hampshire v Essex at Southampton
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Group A: Surrey v Worcs at The Oval
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