Jack Dyson      

Full name Jack Dyson

Born July 8, 1934, Oldham, Lancashire

Died November 22, 2000, Oldham, Lancashire (aged 66 years 137 days)

Major teams Lancashire, Staffordshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Jack Dyson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 150 242 35 4433 118* 21.41 1 55 0
List A 2 2 1 66 60* 66.00 0 1 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 150 11282 4447 161 7/83 27.62 2.36 70.0 8 1
List A 2 79 47 5 5/47 5/47 9.40 3.56 15.8 0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1954 - 1964
List A span 1963 - 1963
Profile

When Jack Dyson died in Oldham, his home town, on November 22, 2000, aged 66, a hospital spokeswoman had to ask for information about his relatives. A friend explained the absence of order in his life: "He was a happy-go-lucky sort of a lad who always seemed to be on his uppers. He just enjoyed being a player."

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Jul 27, 1959

Jack Dyson

Jack Dyson

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Notes

FA Cup winner for Manchester City in 1956, scoring the second goal in a 3-1 win

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-8
Leics 159 Kent 44/2 (14 ov)
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 312/7 (94 ov)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 145/6 (56 ov)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 Warwickshire 11/2 (5 ov)
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Chesterfield - Jul 5
Northants won by 3 runs (D/L method)
North Group: Worcs v Durham at Worcester - Jul 5
Worcs won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
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