Hugh Dinwiddy      

Full name Hugh Pochin Dinwiddy

Born October 16, 1912, Kensington, London

Died October 31, 2009, Bognor Regis, West Sussex (aged 97 years 15 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Kent

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Education Radley College; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 15 24 3 258 45 12.28 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 15 36 35 0 - - - 5.83 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1933 - 1935
Profile

At the time of his death, Hugh Dinwiddy was the last person to have played first-class cricket with both Don Bradman and Jack Hobbs, as well as the oldest surviving Kent cricketer. A right-hand batsman and legbreak/googly bowler, as well as a superb cover point, Dunwiddy's career consisted of five matches for Cambridge University and ten for Kent, all coming between 1933 and 1935.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd T20I: Eng Women v Aus Women at Cardiff - Aug 31
Eng Women won by 5 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Only T20I: England v Australia at Cardiff - Aug 31
England 182/5 (20/20 ov)
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days