Percy MacKenzie      

Full name Percy Alec MacKenzie

Born October 5, 1918, Canterbury, Kent

Died January 1, 1989, Rye, Sussex (aged 70 years 88 days)

Major teams Hampshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Percy Alec MacKenzie
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 22 36 3 652 76 19.75 0 4 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 22 874 605 17 4/34 35.58 4.15 51.4 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1938 - 1939
Profile

Born in Canterbury in 1918, Percy Alec Mackenzie was a member of the Hampshire groundstaff at the close of the 1939 season. By February 1943 he was a twice-decorated squadron leader in the RAF, almost certainly the first professional cricketer to be awarded the Distinguished Service Order.

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1988

Percy Mackenzie

Percy Mackenzie

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 & 89 Durham 294 & 47/7
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 & 130/6 Gloucs 245
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 205 Glamorgan 84/2
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 386 Kent 188/3
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 385 Lancashire 216/4
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 & 19/4 Worcs 402
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