Dennis Breakwell      

Full name Dennis Breakwell

Born July 2, 1948, Brierley Hill, Staffordshire

Current age 68 years 54 days

Major teams Northamptonshire, Somerset

Nickname Breakley, The Severed Nerve

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ounsdale Comprehensive School, Staffordshire

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 231 306 64 4792 100* 19.80 1 16 80 0
List A 186 133 35 1386 44* 14.14 0 0 40 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 231 30220 13015 422 8/39 30.84 2.58 71.6 12 1
List A 186 3875 2595 86 4/10 4/10 30.17 4.01 45.0 3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1969 - 1983
List A span 1969 - 1984
Profile

Dennis Breakwell was a slow left-armer who became an allrounder as his career developed. He made his debut for Northamptonshire in 1969 and soon established himself in the first team, but he moved to Somerset in 1973 and was a key part of the side for the remainder of the decade, appearing in two winning Lord's finals. He is the professional coach and groundsman at King's College in Taunton.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 315/7 (108 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 50/1 (19 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 Kent 346/4 (82 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 Essex 368/8 (103 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 257/5 (71.2 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 354/6 (113 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 153/1 (40 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 200/4 (61 ov) Notts 94
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