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
|First-class span||1873 - 1875|
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.
Is the Universe Boss ready to hang up his boots? Not quite - poor year or not
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