John Asquith      

Full name John Patrick Kenyon Asquith

Born February 1, 1932, Carshalton, Surrey

Died September 10, 2009, Kingston St Mary, near Taunton, Somerset (aged 77 years 221 days)

Major teams Cambridge University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother-in-law - DRW Silk

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 8 1 46 12 6.57 0 0 4 1
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1953-1954
Profile

John Asquith was a wicketkeeper with few pretensions as a batsman, and his opportunities in 1953 and 1955 came about when Cambridge's first-choice keepers were absent and injured. He kept against the Australians in 1953 and the Pakistanis in the following summer.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Worcs at Derby - Aug 31-Sep 3
Derbyshire 356 Worcs 223/6
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Aug 31-Sep 3
Durham 253 & 204/7 Notts 188
Hampshire v Leics at Southampton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Leics 303 Hampshire 62/0
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Aug 31-Sep 3
Glamorgan 329 Kent 213/4
Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Aug 31-Sep 3
Lancashire 278 Yorkshire 410/5
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - Aug 31-Sep 3
Warwickshire 362/8d Middlesex 11/0
Somerset v Northants at Taunton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Somerset 314 Northants 142/4
Surrey v NZ A at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 2
Surrey 101 & 87/3 NZ A 211
4th ODI: England v India at Birmingham - Sep 2
England 23/3 (8.3/50 ov)
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