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Levi Wright      

Full name Levi George Wright

Born January 15, 1862, Oxford

Died January 11, 1953, Normanton, Derby (aged 90 years 362 days)

Major teams Derbyshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Levi George Wright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 325 593 12 15166 195 26.10 20 237 6
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 325 204 1 1/4 204.00 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1883 - 1909
Profile

Levi George Wright, who died at Derby on January 11, four days before his 91st birthday, was one of the finest batsmen who ever appeared for Derbyshire. Probably a better player at the age of 40 than at any other period of his career, he will be best remembered for his work as a fieldsman at point. Never standing more than four or five yards from the bat, he brought off many brilliant catches.

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2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d Sri Lanka 101 & 309/5 (84 ov) (f/o)
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Northants 444 Essex 274/2 (75 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 193/4 (45 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 94/6 (52 ov) Somerset 102
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 Sussex 342/4 (90 ov)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 340/8 (96 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 342/3 (96 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 341/8 (96 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 301/9 (95.2 ov)
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