John Manners      

Full name John Errol Manners

Born September 25, 1914, Exeter, Devon

Current age 104 years 53 days

Major teams Hampshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

John Errol Manners
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 21 37 0 1162 147 31.40 4 3 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 21 24 16 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1936 - 1953
Profile

Manners, a skilled batsman and competent seam bowler who is the only man alive to have played first-class cricket before the war, became the oldest living first-class cricketer in history when he overtook Derbyshire's Jim Hutchinson, who died in 2000 at the age of 103 years and 344 days.

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