Jim McConnon      

Full name James Edward McConnon

Born June 21, 1922, Burnopfield, Co Durham

Died January 26, 2003, Altrincham, Lancashire (aged 80 years 219 days)

Major teams England, Glamorgan

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

James Edward McConnon
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 3 1 18 11 9.00 0 0 0 0 4 0
First-class 256 366 42 4661 95 14.38 0 13 151 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 216 74 4 3/19 3/19 18.50 2.05 54.0 0 0 0
First-class 256 37449 16285 819 8/36 19.88 2.60 45.7 49 12
Career statistics
Test debut England v Pakistan at Manchester, Jul 22-27, 1954 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at The Oval, Aug 12-17, 1954 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1950-1961
Profile

James Edward McConnon was a tall and thoughtful Geordie who found his way into the Glamorgan cricket dressing-room as he was completing a professional football career with Lovells Athletic near Newport, having played wartime friendlies in 1944-45 for Aston Villa. He brought with him a knee injury, but that did not stop him bowling fast for Newport during the summer and attracting the attention of the county.

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2001

Jim McConnon

Jim McConnon

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Aug 17, 1954

Hanif Mohammad runs out last man Jim McConnon to give Pakistan a 24-run win, England v Pakistan, 4th Test, The Oval, 5th day, August 17, 1954

Hanif Mohammad runs out last man Jim McConnon to give Pakistan a 24-run win

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1954

Jim McConnon - Glamorgan and England

Jim McConnon

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Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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