Cyril Perkins      

Full name George Cyril Perkins

Born June 4, 1911, Wollaston, Northamptonshire

Died November 21, 2013, Ipswich (aged 102 years 170 days)

Major teams Northamptonshire, Suffolk

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium, Slow left-arm orthodox

Other Coach

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 57 95 23 589 29 8.18 0 0 30 0
List A 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 57 7727 3359 93 6/54 36.11 2.60 83.0 5 0
List A 1 72 31 0 - - - 2.58 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1934 - 1951
List A span 1966 - 1966
Profile

Cyril Perkins was a slow-left arm bowler who played three seasons for Northamptonshire in the mid 1930s during a dismal period for the county and in 56 appearances never once finished on the winning side. In 2011 he became the 12th first-class cricketer confirmed to have reached 100 year old and is now the oldest living player in the world.

  • Read More
Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Sri Lanka A 273/6 (86 ov)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 219 Somerset 66/1 (16 ov)
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Jun 26-29
Kent 303/6 (84.5 ov)
Middlesex v Lancashire at Lord's - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 275/3 (86.4 ov)
Warwickshire v Notts at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Notts 125/6 (61 ov)
Yorkshire v Pakistan A at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Yorkshire 243/8 (73 ov)
North Group: Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26
Northants won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
South Group: Sussex v Gloucs at Arundel - Jun 26
Gloucs won by 11 runs
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
  • No stories yet
News | Features Last 3 days