William Wilkinson      

Full name William Wilkinson

Born July 5, 1859, Kimberley, Nottinghamshire

Died October 6, 1940, Standard Hill, Nottingham (aged 81 years 93 days)

Major teams Nottinghamshire

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 7 2 34 16* 6.80 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 5 250 133 5 3/41 26.60 3.19 50.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1892 - 1893
Profile

William Wilkinson played five uneventful matches for Nottinghamshire as a professional. During his playing career he claimed to have been born in 1869, ten years later than it was, in order to persuade the Trent Bridge authorities to take him on.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - May 25-28
Leics 619 Derbyshire 85/1 (24 ov)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - May 26-29
Surrey 239/7 (72.5 ov)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea - May 26-29
Durham 229/5 (76 ov)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells - May 26-29
Kent 255/5 (77.5 ov)
Northants v Worcs at Northampton - May 26-29
Northants 238 Worcs 59/0 (11.2 ov)
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - May 26-29
Notts 305/3 (79.3 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - May 26-29
Hampshire 162 Somerset 110/2 (25 ov)
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