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Douglas Freeman      

Full name Douglas Percy Freeman

Born July 21, 1914, Sherborne, Dorset

Died April 3, 2013, Bristol (aged 98 years 256 days)

Major teams Kent

Batting style Left-hand bat

Relation Grandfather - EC Freeman, Father - EJ Freeman

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 1 2 0 10 6 5.00 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1937-1937
Profile

Douglas Freeman enjoyed a long career in Minor Counties cricket, representing Dorset as a middle-order batsman either side of World War Two. He made one first-class appearance for Kent in 1937. At the time of his death he was believed to be the last surviving person who had played for the county before the war.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Apr 20-23
Hampshire 231/5
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street - Apr 20-23
Durham 308 Somerset 7/0
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Apr 20-23
Glamorgan 47/6
Kent v Leics at Canterbury
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Apr 20-23
Lancashire 247 Warwickshire 63/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds - Apr 20-23
Yorkshire 328/7
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