Desmond Eagar      

Full name Edward Desmond Russell Eagar

Born December 8, 1917, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Died September 13, 1977, Kingsbridge, Devon (aged 59 years 279 days)

Major teams Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Edward Desmond Russell Eagar
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 363 599 42 12178 158* 21.86 10 369 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 363 1481 31 6/66 47.77 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1935 - 1957
Latest Photos

1954

E.D.R.Eagar - Hampshire captain 1946-1957

Desmond Eagar Hampshire captain

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 197 Worcs 367 (86.4 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 27/0 (13 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 0/1 (6 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d Somerset 135/8 (46.1 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 44/0 (16 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 214/7 (74 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d Gloucs 150/1 (51 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 & 178/4 (70 ov) Warwickshire 321
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 516/7d Yorkshire 27/1 (10.5 ov)
Eng Lions v South Africa at Worcester - Jun 29-Jul 1
South Africa 30/1 (14 ov)
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