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David Thomas      

Full name David James Thomas

Born June 30, 1959, Solihull, Warwickshire

Died July 28, 2012 (aged 53 years 28 days)

Major teams Gloucestershire, Natal, Northern Transvaal, Surrey

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Relation Son - CJO Thomas

David James Thomas
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 150 193 41 3044 119 20.02 2 8 50 0
List A 152 107 25 1531 72 18.67 0 6 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 150 21447 11415 336 6/36 33.97 3.19 63.8 7 1
List A 152 6475 4730 140 4/13 4/13 33.78 4.38 46.2 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1977 - 1988
List A span 1977 - 1988
Profile

David Thomas was left-arm all-rounder who flirted with an England place and helped Surrey to the 1982 NatWest Trophy. Warwickshire born but a Surrey player from his debut in 1977 to 1987, Thomas was a hard-hitting lower-order batsman and a left-arm bowler capable of sharp pace and swing.

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Apr 1979

David Thomas, April, 1979

David Thomas

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Jun 6, 1978

David Thomas in action for Surrey, June 6, 1978

David Thomas in action for Surrey

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 & 189/4 Durham 339
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 & 6/0 Derbyshire 545/9d
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 371 Hampshire 217/7
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 444 Kent 252 & 4/0 (f/o)
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 & 156/5 Leics 305
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 & 35/1 Middlesex 317
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 340 Essex 339/4
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 435 Yorkshire 189/4
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