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Mark Lawrence      

Full name Mark Philip Lawrence

Born May 6, 1962, Warrington, Lancashire

Died August 20, 2010, Black Hill, Crowborough, East Sussex (aged 48 years 106 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Manchester Grammar School; Oxford University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 30 35 10 101 18 4.04 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 30 5364 2979 42 3/79 70.92 3.33 127.7 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1982 - 1986
Profile

Mark Lawrence's first-class career statistics make less than impressive reading, and in five seasons in and out of the Oxford University side his 42 wickets came at a rate of one every 20 or so overs and at a cost of 70 each. He described himself as the "least bad left arm spinner at the University" and that was probably close to the mark.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire 557/6d Durham 208 & 231/4 (66.1 ov) (f/o)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Hampshire 176 & 182/7 (78.3 ov) Middlesex 330
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Sussex 601/6d Warwickshire 365/5 (120 ov)
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 Lancashire 253/4 (75.2 ov)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 97/3 (28.4 ov) Worcs 283
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 Cambridge U 72/2 (37.5 ov)
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