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Laurie Hawkins      

Full name Laurence Cyril Hawkins

Born May 15, 1907, Solihull, Warwickshire

Died October 2003, Bodmin, Cornwall (aged 96 years)

Major teams Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 46 81 8 1252 96 17.15 0 5 21 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 46 1417 1067 22 4/39 48.50 4.51 64.4 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1928 - 1937
Profile

The former Somerset allrounder Laurie Hawkins has died at his home in Cornwall. He was 96, and the second-oldest county cricketer at the time of his death. Hawkins played 46 matches for Somerset as an amateur between 1928 and 1937, scoring 1252 runs at an average of 17.15, with a highest score of 96, and taking 22 wickets with his legbreaks at 48.50. He played his club cricket for Weston CC in Somerset.

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