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Jack Dyson      

Full name Jack Dyson

Born July 8, 1934, Oldham, Lancashire

Died November 22, 2000, Oldham, Lancashire (aged 66 years 137 days)

Major teams Lancashire, Staffordshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Jack Dyson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 150 242 35 4433 118* 21.41 1 55 0
List A 2 2 1 66 60* 66.00 0 1 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 150 11282 4447 161 7/83 27.62 2.36 70.0 8 1
List A 2 79 47 5 5/47 5/47 9.40 3.56 15.8 0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1954 - 1964
List A span 1963 - 1963
Profile

When Jack Dyson died in Oldham, his home town, on November 22, 2000, aged 66, a hospital spokeswoman had to ask for information about his relatives. A friend explained the absence of order in his life: "He was a happy-go-lucky sort of a lad who always seemed to be on his uppers. He just enjoyed being a player."

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Jul 27, 1959

Jack Dyson

Jack Dyson

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Notes

FA Cup winner for Manchester City in 1956, scoring the second goal in a 3-1 win

Country Fixtures Country Results
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 & 7/0 (2 ov) Notts 419/9d
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 & 311/2 (73 ov) Somerset 274
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 289/7d Warwickshire 69 & 43/1 (14 ov, target 434)
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 410/9d Derbyshire 122/2 (40 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 257/5 (70 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 478 Hampshire 86/3 (34 ov)
1st Investec Test: England v Australia at Cardiff
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