John Nevinson      

Full name John Harcourt Nevinson

Born November 2, 1910, Lausanne, Switzerland

Died August 22, 1987, Lambeth, London (aged 76 years 293 days)

Major teams Middlesex, Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Education Eton College; Oxford University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 15 18 10 56 20* 7.00 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 15 2250 1113 21 4/15 53.00 2.96 107.1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1929 - 1935
Profile

John Nevinson was in the Eton XI in 1928 and 1929. With a good action, he was distinctly fast for a schoolboy and in 1929 headed the averages with 44 wickets at 13.47. At Lord's he took 6 for 86 in the first innings. Going up to Oxford, he had a good trial for the University in 1930 and in his first match took 4 for 15 against Glamorgan; but after that he did nothing and later was never a serious contender for a Blue. In 1933 he played six matches for Middlesex, but, as his four wickets cost 92.25 runs each, he was not persevered with.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 192/9 (51.1 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 225/8 (52.3 ov)
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 135/3 (51.5 ov)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 136/4 (55 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 211/4 (57 ov)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 168/7 (51.4 ov)
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 200/4 (53.5 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 172/5 (48.4 ov)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 232/3 (56 ov)
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