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Francis Prentice      

Full name Francis Thomas Prentice

Born April 22, 1912, Knaresborough, Yorkshire

Died July 10, 1978, Headingley, Leeds, Yorkshire (aged 66 years 79 days)

Major teams Leicestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 241 421 24 10997 191 27.70 17 48 75 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 241 11929 5847 117 5/46 49.97 2.94 101.9 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1934 - 1951
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