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Rodney Palmer      

Full name Rodney Howell Palmer

Born November 24, 1907, Sherfield-on-Loddon, Hampshire

Died April 24, 1987, Newbury, Berkshire (aged 79 years 151 days)

Major teams Berkshire, Cambridge University, Hampshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Education Harrow School; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 4 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 4 554 292 9 5/93 32.44 3.16 61.5 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1929 - 1933
Profile

Lt-Col Rodney Palmer MC was tall and strongly built, he bowled fast with a late swerve and was three years in the Harrow XI. He did not get a Blue at Cambridge but made three appearances for Hampshire between 1930 and 1933. His one notable performance was to take 5for 93 against Yorkshire at Sheffield in 1933. He had also played for Berkshire.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - May 25-28
Leics 619 Derbyshire 383/4 (100.3 ov)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - May 26-29
Surrey 369 Essex 121/2 (46 ov)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea - May 26-29
Durham 342 Glamorgan 76/3 (15.4 ov)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells - May 26-29
Kent 369 Sussex 164/8 (49 ov)
Northants v Worcs at Northampton - May 26-29
Northants 238 Worcs 322/5 (90.2 ov)
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - May 26-29
Notts 430/9d Gloucs 104/5 (26.5 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - May 26-29
Hampshire 162 & 206/7 (43.2 ov) Somerset 197
2nd ODI: England v South Africa at Southampton - May 27
England 330/6 South Africa 24/0 (5/50 ov, target 331)
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