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Full name Leslie Arthur Walcott
Born January 18, 1894, Fontabelle, St Michael, Barbados
Died February 27, 1984, Flint Hall, St Michael, Barbados (aged 90 years 40 days)
Major teams West Indies, Barbados
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
|Only Test||West Indies v England at Bridgetown, Jan 11-16, 1930 scorecard|
Leslie Walcott was already 35 by the time West Indies played their inaugural Test, and that one game - against England at Bridgetown - was to be his only outing. He performed well - he scored 24 and 16* and took one wicket. Walcott, an allrounder who bowled flat offspin, carried on playing for Barbados until he was over 40.
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