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Jock Livingston      

Full name Leonard Livingston

Born May 3, 1920, Hurlstone Park, Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales

Died January 16, 1998, Hurlstone Park, Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales (aged 77 years 258 days)

Major teams New South Wales, Northamptonshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Leonard Livingston
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 236 384 45 15260 210 45.01 34 79 148 23
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 236 50 4 2/22 12.50 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1941/42 - 1957
Profile

Jock Livington, who died in Sydney on Jan 16 at the age of 77, had one regret. He never played for Australia. He should have done - and if he were playing today he would have done. In the 1940s, one sure way for an Australian to abort a possible Test career was to play league cricket in England, which Livingston did with Rishton. The supreme Australian team which set sail for England in 1948 included one uncapped left-hander - 18-year-old Neil Harvey - but there was no place for Jock.

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May 21, 1954

Jock Livingston

Jock Livingston

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