Hugh Dinwiddy      

Full name Hugh Pochin Dinwiddy

Born October 16, 1912, Kensington, London

Died October 31, 2009, Bognor Regis, West Sussex (aged 97 years 15 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Kent

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Education Radley College; Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 15 24 3 258 45 12.28 0 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 15 36 35 0 - - - 5.83 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1933-1935
Profile

At the time of his death, Hugh Dinwiddy was the last person to have played first-class cricket with both Don Bradman and Jack Hobbs, as well as the oldest surviving Kent cricketer. A right-hand batsman and legbreak/googly bowler, as well as a superb cover point, Dunwiddy's career consisted of five matches for Cambridge University and ten for Kent, all coming between 1933 and 1935.

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