Cec Dixon      

Full name Cecil Donovan Dixon

Born February 12, 1891, Potchefstroom, Transvaal

Died September 9, 1969, Illovo, Johannesburg, Transvaal (aged 78 years 209 days)

Major teams South Africa, Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Father - TJ Dixon

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 33 39 8 184 27 5.93 0 0 21 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 240 118 3 2/62 3/118 39.33 2.95 80.0 0 0 0
First-class 33 5200 2556 106 7/16 24.11 2.94 49.0 6 1
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 1-5, 1914 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1912/13 - 1924/25
Profile

Cec Dixon was an offspinner who bowled at almost medium pace whose career spanned the Great War. He was a surprise call-up for the third Test against England in 1913-14 (only his fourth first-class match) as in his previous two appearnaces that season he had taken 4 for 147, including 2 for 92 against the tourists ten days earlier. Dixon made a pair and, opening the bowling, took 2 for 62 (dismissing Jack Hobbs and Jack Hearne) as South Africa lost by an innings. After the war he toured England with South Africa in 1924, taking 32 wickets at 26.71 without coming close to making the Test side. He retired at the end of that tour.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Cross Pool: Easterns v Northerns at Benoni - Jan 19-21
Easterns 289 Northerns 80/3 (23.4 ov)
Pool B: Free State v Gauteng at Bloemfontein - Jan 19-21
Gauteng 270 Free State 164/3 (45.4 ov)
Pool A: KZ-Natal v W Province at Durban - Jan 19-21
W Province 279 KZ-Natal 124 & 24/1 (8.1 ov) (f/o)
Pool B: Namibia v E. Province at Windhoek - Jan 19-21
Namibia 271 E. Province 64/0 (11.2 ov)
Cross Pool: North West v Boland at Potchefstroom - Jan 19-21
North West 298 Boland 103/2 (28.5 ov)
Dolphins v LIONS at Pietermaritzburg - Jan 19-22
Dolphins 339 LIONS 25/1 (9.2 ov)
5th ODI: Bdesh Wmn v SA Women at Cox's Bazar - Jan 20
SA Women won by 8 wickets (with 240 balls remaining)
1st T20I: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion
Jan 20, 2017 (18:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 11:00 EST | 10:00 CST | 08:00 PST)
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