Talbot Lewis      

Full name Albert Edward Lewis

Born January 20, 1877, Bedminster, Somerset

Died February 22, 1956, Southmead, Bristol (aged 79 years 33 days)

Major teams Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Albert Edward Lewis
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 210 388 27 7745 201* 21.45 9 106 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 210 25626 12091 522 8/103 23.16 2.83 49.0 39 5
Career statistics
First-class span 1899 - 1914
Profile

Albert Edward "Talbot" Lewis, who died in March, aged 79, did splendid work as an all-rounder for Somerset between 1899 and 1914, scoring 7,745 runs, average 21.39, taking with medium-pace bowling 515 wickets, average 22.96, and bringing off 87 catches. The highest of his eight centuries was 201, scored in four and a half hours with only one chance, against Kent at Taunton in 1909. As a goalkeeper, he saw service with several Football League clubs, including Sunderland, and he was a highly-skilled billiards player
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

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Talbot Lewis

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street - Sep 1-4
Durham 213 Hampshire 98/3 (45.4 ov)
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford - Sep 1-4
Essex 237/6 (72.2 ov)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 1-4
Kent 296/4 (88.4 ov)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 1-4
Leics 189/3 (62.2 ov)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 1-4
Derbyshire 263/7 (91.5 ov)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham - Sep 1-4
Middlesex 61/2 (17.4 ov)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 1-4
Worcs 210 Sussex 21/0 (9 ov)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 1-4
Somerset 110 Yorkshire 208/3 (74.3 ov)
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