Allen Lissette      

Full name Allen Fisher Lissette

Born November 6, 1919, Morrinsville, Waikato

Died January 24, 1973, Hamilton, Waikato (aged 53 years 79 days)

Major teams New Zealand, Auckland, Northern Districts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 2 2 1* 1.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 38 64 20 476 27* 10.81 0 0 20 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 2 288 124 3 2/73 2/73 41.33 2.58 96.0 0 0 0
First-class 38 8597 3004 116 7/45 25.89 2.09 74.1 5 1
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v West Indies at Dunedin, Feb 3-6, 1956 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v West Indies at Christchurch, Feb 18-21, 1956 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1954-1963
Profile

Allen Fisher Lissette, who died suddenly in Hamilton, NZ, on January 24, aged 53, played in two Test matches for New Zealand during the 1955-56 tour by the West Indies. A slow left-arm bowler, he assisted the Hamilton and Waikato clubs for many years after the Second World War, in which he served in the R.N.Z.A.F. and was awarded the M.B.E. for work in forming the 7th Squadron of the Air Training Corps in Hamilton. He represented first Auckland and then Northern Districts in the Plunket Shield competition. He played cricket up to the 1972-73 season when he suffered a heart attack during a match in October.
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