Percy MacKenzie      

Full name Percy Alec MacKenzie

Born October 5, 1918, Canterbury, Kent

Died January 1, 1989, Rye, Sussex (aged 70 years 88 days)

Major teams Hampshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Percy Alec MacKenzie
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 22 36 3 652 76 19.75 0 4 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 22 874 605 17 4/34 35.58 4.15 51.4 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1938 - 1939
Profile

Born in Canterbury in 1918, Percy Alec Mackenzie was a member of the Hampshire groundstaff at the close of the 1939 season. By February 1943 he was a twice-decorated squadron leader in the RAF, almost certainly the first professional cricketer to be awarded the Distinguished Service Order.

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1988

Percy Mackenzie

Percy Mackenzie

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Gloucs v Durham at Bristol - Apr 21-24
Gloucs 303 & 275/9 (98.5 ov) Durham 419
Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton - Apr 21-24
Hampshire 455 Yorkshire 231 & 295/5 (104.2 ov) (f/o)
Lancashire v Somerset at Manchester - Apr 21-24
Lancashire 109 & 463 Somerset 278 & 78/2 (25.2 ov, target 295)
Leics v Glamorgan at Leicester - Apr 21-24
Leics 420 & 360/6d Glamorgan 426 & 4/0 (0.5 ov, target 355)
Middlesex v Essex at Lord's - Apr 21-24
Middlesex 507/7d & 239/3d Essex 295 & 116/5 (50.2 ov, target 452)
Warwickshire v Surrey at Birmingham - Apr 21-24
Warwickshire 332 & 304/7 (95.3 ov) Surrey 437
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