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Eric Marx      

Full name Waldemar Frederick Eric Marx

Born July 4, 1895, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Died June 2, 1974, Durban, Natal (aged 78 years 333 days)

Major teams South Africa, Transvaal

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education Malvern College

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 6 0 125 36 20.83 0 0 16 0 0 0
First-class 9 16 0 656 240 41.00 2 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 5 228 144 4 3/85 3/89 36.00 3.78 57.0 0 0 0
First-class 9 780 402 13 3/85 30.92 3.09 60.0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Australia at Durban, Nov 5-9, 1921 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Nov 26-29, 1921 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1920-1922
Profile

Eric Marx, educated at Malvern, was a right-hand batsman who made the highest score on a first-class debut, 240 for Transvaal against Griqualand West at Johannesburg in 1920-2L He made another Currie Cup century that season and played all three Tests against Australia in 1921-22 before disappearing from the first-class game, as suddenly as he had arrived.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 24-28
Sri Lanka 421 South Africa 98/3
India A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 26, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Cambridge
Aug 1-4, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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