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Harry Crick      

Full name Harry Crick

Born January 29, 1910, Ecclesall, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Died February 10, 1960, Lower Wyke, Bradford, Yorkshire (aged 50 years 12 days)

Major teams Yorkshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 11 15 2 124 22 9.53 0 0 20 8
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 11 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1937 - 1949
Profile

Flight-Lieutenant Harry Crick, a former Yorkshire wicketkeeper, was killed in a road accident when his car collided with a lorry at Wyke, Bradford, on February 10. He was 49. He kept wicket for Yorkshire in a few matches in 1937 and 1947, and played for Combined Services in 1949. In his 11 first-class matches he dismissed 28 batsmen and scored 124 runs. Between 1934 and 1947 he kept wicket fairly regularly for Yorkshire II. For the R.A.F. against the Army at Lord's in 1946 he opened the innings and scored 65. He kept wicket in Arthur Mitchell's benefit match in 1937, and by an extraordinary coincidence his opposing wicketkeeper in that game, E. W. J. Brooks of Surrey, died on the very same day.
The Cricketer, Spring 1960

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street - Sep 1-4
Durham 213 & 126/6 (38.2 ov) Hampshire 251
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford - Sep 1-4
Essex 360 Northants 143/3 (35 ov)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 1-4
Kent 570/8d Lancashire 25/0 (10 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 1-4
Leics 415 Gloucs 22/0 (6.5 ov)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 1-4
Derbyshire 313 Surrey 227/5 (67 ov)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham - Sep 1-4
Middlesex 207 Warwickshire 21/1 (10 ov)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 1-4
Worcs 210 Sussex 251/3 (66 ov)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 1-4
Somerset 110 & 44/2 (19 ov) Yorkshire 391
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