Dennis Breakwell      

Full name Dennis Breakwell

Born July 2, 1948, Brierley Hill, Staffordshire

Current age 68 years 362 days

Major teams Northamptonshire, Somerset

Nickname Breakley, The Severed Nerve

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ounsdale Comprehensive School, Staffordshire

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 231 306 64 4792 100* 19.80 1 16 80 0
List A 186 133 35 1386 44* 14.14 0 0 40 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 231 30220 13015 422 8/39 30.84 2.58 71.6 12 1
List A 186 3875 2595 86 4/10 4/10 30.17 4.01 45.0 3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1969 - 1983
List A span 1969 - 1984
Profile

Dennis Breakwell was a slow left-armer who became an allrounder as his career developed. He made his debut for Northamptonshire in 1969 and soon established himself in the first team, but he moved to Somerset in 1973 and was a key part of the side for the remainder of the decade, appearing in two winning Lord's finals. He is the professional coach and groundsman at King's College in Taunton.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 113/3 (45 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 64/4 (37 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d & 50/2 (25 ov) Somerset 147
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 161/2 (46 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 214/7 (74 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d & 142/1d Gloucs 150/1d & 30/3 (13.4 ov, target 351)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 & 178/4 (70 ov) Warwickshire 321
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Match drawn
Eng Lions v South Africa at Worcester - Jun 29-Jul 1
South Africa 30/1 (14 ov)
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