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Geoffrey Adams      

Full name Geoffrey Coker Arding Adams

Born May 24, 1909, Hampstead, London

Died February 10, 1998, Geelong, Victoria, Australia (aged 88 years 262 days)

Major teams Hampshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education Radley College, Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 18 33 2 421 42 13.58 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 18 283 162 4 1/0 40.50 3.43 70.7 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1928-1930
Profile

ADAMS, GEOFFREY COKER ARDING, MBE, who died on February 10, 1998, aged 88 was a Cambridge rugby Blue but failed to make the cricket team. He did, however, play 18 matches for Hampshire in his vacations and captained them in one match against Essex in 1930. He had modest success as both middle-order batsman and change bowler. After the war, he emigrated to Australia and built up a newspaper group in rural Victoria.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Essex v Derbyshire at Chelmsford - Apr 13-16
Essex 94 & 425 Derbyshire 154 & 167/5
Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol - Apr 13-16
Gloucs 304 & 308/9 Hampshire 422
Middlesex v Notts at Lord's - Apr 13-16
Notts 326 & 184/5 Middlesex 439/9d
Northants v Durham at Northampton - Apr 13-16
Durham 452 & 178/5 Northants 378
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton - Apr 13-16
Yorkshire 450 Somerset 530/9
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Apr 13-16
Warwickshire 87 & 471 Sussex 229 & 273/2
Worcs v Kent at Worcester - Apr 13-16
Worcs 224 & 270 Kent 229 & 51/3
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