Douglas Newman      

Full name Douglas Leonard Newman

Born June 25, 1920, Harringay, Middlesex

Died September 10, 1959, St Pancras, London (aged 39 years 77 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 12 19 1 256 29 14.22 0 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 12 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1948 - 1953
Profile

Douglas Newman, who died in a London hospital on September 11, aged 39, captained Middlesex II XI from 1954 to 1958, his best season being that of 1954 when he hit 465 runs, average 31.00, with 132 his highest innings. He made occasional appearances in County Championship matches in 1950 and 1951. A well-known club cricketer, he was captain of Winchmore Hill as well as opening the batting for Alexandra Park.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Gloucs v Glamorgan at Bristol - Apr 27
Glamorgan 277/7 Gloucs 135/3 (29.1/48 ov, target 270)
South Group: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Apr 27
Kent 258 Hampshire 186/4 (34/50 ov, target 259)
South Group: Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's - Apr 27
Middlesex 341/5 Sussex 26/1 (4/50 ov, target 342)
North Group: Worcs v Notts at Worcester - Apr 27
Notts 273/6 Worcs 1/0 (0.1/50 ov, target 168)
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - Apr 27
Northants 124/6 (25.5/30 ov)
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