Douglas Newman      

Full name Douglas Leonard Newman

Born June 25, 1920, Harringay, Middlesex

Died September 10, 1959, St Pancras, London (aged 39 years 77 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 12 19 1 256 29 14.22 0 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 12 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1948 - 1953
Profile

Douglas Newman, who died in a London hospital on September 11, aged 39, captained Middlesex II XI from 1954 to 1958, his best season being that of 1954 when he hit 465 runs, average 31.00, with 132 his highest innings. He made occasional appearances in County Championship matches in 1950 and 1951. A well-known club cricketer, he was captain of Winchmore Hill as well as opening the batting for Alexandra Park.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-8
Leics 159 & 123 Kent 210 & 50/2 (11.3 ov, target 73)
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 Notts 229/6 (76.2 ov)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 Somerset 272/9 (72.5 ov)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 125/1 (42 ov) Warwickshire 69
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 216/4 (42.5 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 101/4 (26 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 285/6 (96 ov)
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