Edward Wilkinson      

Full name Edward Obert Hindley Wilkinson

Born October 16, 1853, Chesfield Lodge, Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Died February 8, 1881, Scheins Hoogte, Natal, South Africa (aged 27 years 115 days)

Major teams Cambridge University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Eton College; Cambridge University

Relation Uncle - CA Wilkinson

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 8 1 39 22* 5.57 0 0 2 2
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1873-1875
Profile

Edward Wilkinson was a wicketkeeper and lower-order batsman who played three times for Cambridge University in 1873 after a successful two years in the XI at Eton. He made little impression but continued to play a high standard of club cricket turning out regularly for I Zingari. He was killed while serving in the army at Scheins Hoogte during the first Boer War.

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England won by 266 runs
Group B: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth - Jul 31
Durham won by 5 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol - Jul 31
Gloucs won by 35 runs
Group B: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's - Jul 31
Middlesex won by 6 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Northants v NZ A at Northampton - Jul 31
NZ A 424/7 Northants 164/2 (29.2/42 ov, target 365)
Group B: Somerset v Kent at Taunton - Jul 31
Kent 383/7 Somerset 306/8 (42.5/48 ov, target 374)
Yorkshire v Sri Lanka A at Leeds - Jul 31
Sri Lanka A won by 26 runs
Group A: Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - Jul 31
Leics 142 Essex 29/4 (8/50 ov)
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