David Kitson      

Full name David Lees Kitson

Born September 13, 1925, Batley, Yorkshire

Died May 17, 2002, Ilminster, Somerset (aged 76 years 246 days)

Major teams Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 32 60 3 886 69 15.54 0 5 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 32 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1952 - 1954
Profile

David Kitson was a Yorkshireman who played 32 times for Somerset after moving to the west country at the end of the Second World War. He was a prolific runscorer at club level but failed to make his mark in the first-class game, managing 886 runs at 15.54. He subsequently moved to South Africa before returning to the west country where he excelled at bowls.

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Lord's - May 21-25
England 389 New Zealand 303/2
North Group: Leics v Derbyshire at Leicester - May 22
Derbyshire 163/6 Leics 103/3 (13.1/20 ov)
South Group: Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - May 22
Sussex 175/6 Somerset 102/6 (14/20 ov)
South Group: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22
Glamorgan 144/8 (20/20 ov)
North Group: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester - May 22
Durham 155 (19.4/20 ov)
North Group: Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 22
Notts 143/7 (20/20 ov)
North Group: Warwickshire v Worcs at Birmingham - May 22
Warwickshire 144/5 Worcs 0/0 (0.3/20 ov)
South Group: Hampshire v Kent at Southampton - May 22
Hampshire 123/4 (14.3/20 ov)
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