Plum Lewis      

Full name Percy Tyson Lewis

Born October 2, 1884, Cape Town, Cape Province

Died January 30, 1976, Durban, Natal (aged 91 years 120 days)

Major teams South Africa, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

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 0 0
First-class 12 21 2 507 151 26.68 1 3 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 12 24 27 0 - - - 6.75 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Durban, Dec 13-17, 1913 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1907-1914
Profile

Percy Tyson "Plum" Lewis, who died in Durban on January 30, at the age of 91, was the oldest Springbok and the last survivor of the South Africans who played in the 1913-14 series. Following a splendid innings of 151 for Western Province against the MCC in the opening match of that tour, he was selected for the first Test Match in Durban, but failed to score in either innings, being caught Woolley b Barnes in both innings. He first appeared for Western Province in 1907-08 and, at the conclusion of the MCC tour of 1909-10, he was a member of the team picked by HDG Leveson Gower to tour Rhodesia.

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