David Kitson      

Full name David Lees Kitson

Born September 13, 1925, Batley, Yorkshire

Died May 17, 2002, Ilminster, Somerset (aged 76 years 246 days)

Major teams Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 32 60 3 886 69 15.54 0 5 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 32 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1952 - 1954
Profile

David Kitson was a Yorkshireman who played 32 times for Somerset after moving to the west country at the end of the Second World War. He was a prolific runscorer at club level but failed to make his mark in the first-class game, managing 886 runs at 15.54. He subsequently moved to South Africa before returning to the west country where he excelled at bowls.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - May 25-28
Leics 619 Derbyshire 532/8 (141 ov)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - May 26-29
Surrey 369 Essex 215/3 (80 ov)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea - May 26-29
Durham 342 Glamorgan 225/6 (59 ov)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells - May 26-29
Kent 369 & 116/0 (35 ov) Sussex 164
Northants v Worcs at Northampton - May 26-29
Northants 238 & 53/2 (18 ov) Worcs 434
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - May 26-29
Notts 430/9d Gloucs 149 & 37/1 (10.3 ov) (f/o)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - May 26-29
Hampshire 162 & 293 Somerset 197 & 39/0 (10 ov, target 259)
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