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
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 365/7 (122 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 168/4 (50.5 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 53/4 (22.5 ov) Kent 533/6d
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 587/8d (137.4 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 214/9 (69.1 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 & 7/0 (2.4 ov) Worcs 201/3d
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 72/4 (29.5 ov, target 452)
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