Colin Atkinson      

Full name Colin Ronald Michael Atkinson

Born July 23, 1931, Thornaby, Yorkshire

Died June 25, 1991, Glastonbury, Somerset (aged 59 years 337 days)

Major teams Minor Counties, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 164 240 41 3796 97 19.07 0 13 77 0
List A 12 12 3 153 42* 17.00 0 0 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 164 13314 5982 192 7/54 31.15 2.69 69.3 7 0
List A 12 444 246 7 2/28 2/28 35.14 3.32 63.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1959 - 1967
List A span 1965 - 1967
Latest Photos

Jun 25, 1961

The Somerset squad in 1961. Back: John Miles Lawrence, Brian Langford, Ken Palmer, T. Tout (scorer), Graham Atkinson, Ken Biddulph, Haydn Sully, Brian Roe. Front: Colin Atkinson, James Geoffrey Lomax, Harold Stephenson, Bill Alley, Peter Wight.

The Somerset squad in 1961

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: England U19 v India U19 at Chesterfield - Jul 23-26
India U19 519 & 173/6d England U19 195 & 132/7 (40 ov, target 498)
North Group: Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Jul 25
Notts won by 9 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
South Group: Gloucs v Glamorgan at Bristol - Jul 25
Glamorgan 176/5 Gloucs 107/4 (14.3/20 ov, target 177)
North Group: Leics v Warwickshire at Leicester - Jul 25
Warwickshire 187/7 Leics 117/6 (14.2/20 ov, target 188)
North Group: Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Jul 25
Derbyshire 211/5 Lancashire 74/1 (6.1/20 ov, target 212)
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