John Cochran      

Full name John Alexander Kennedy Cochran

Born July 15, 1909, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Died June 15, 1987, Johannesburg, Transvaal (aged 77 years 335 days)

Major teams South Africa, Griqualand West, Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 4 4 4.00 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 6 7 1 25 13 4.16 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 138 47 0 - - - 2.04 - 0 0 0
First-class 6 906 361 15 3/34 24.06 2.39 60.4 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Durban, Feb 21-25, 1931 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1929-1932
Profile

John Alexander Kennedy Cochran, died in Johannesburg on June 15, 1987, aged 77. A tall, well-built fast bowler, able to move the ball both ways off the pitch, he opened the bowling against England at Durban in the final Test of the 1930-31 series. His 23 overs cost 47 runs without producing a wicket and he did not bowl in the second innings. It was his only match for South Africa. In a first-class career of three seasons, during which he represented Transvaal and Griqualand West, he took fifteen wickets at 24.06.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 24-28
Sri Lanka 421 & 229/8d South Africa 282 & 104/4
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Cambridge
Aug 1-4, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
1st unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Townsville
Aug 7-10, 2014 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
2nd Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Northampton
Aug 7-10, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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