Talbot Lewis      

Full name Albert Edward Lewis

Born January 20, 1877, Bedminster, Somerset

Died February 22, 1956, Southmead, Bristol (aged 79 years 33 days)

Major teams Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Albert Edward Lewis
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 210 388 27 7745 201* 21.45 9 106 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 210 25626 12091 522 8/103 23.16 2.83 49.0 39 5
Career statistics
First-class span 1899 - 1914
Profile

Albert Edward "Talbot" Lewis, who died in March, aged 79, did splendid work as an all-rounder for Somerset between 1899 and 1914, scoring 7,745 runs, average 21.39, taking with medium-pace bowling 515 wickets, average 22.96, and bringing off 87 catches. The highest of his eight centuries was 201, scored in four and a half hours with only one chance, against Kent at Taunton in 1909. As a goalkeeper, he saw service with several Football League clubs, including Sunderland, and he was a highly-skilled billiards player
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

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Talbot Lewis

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 34/4 (16.3 ov) Kent 533/6d
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-25
Essex won by an innings and 10 runs
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 534/7 (134 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 203/8 (63 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 195/3 (57.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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