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John Hopkins      

Full name John Anthony Hopkins

Born June 16, 1953, Maesteg, Glamorgan, Wales

Current age 62 years 21 days

Major teams Eastern Province, Glamorgan, Wales

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Brother - JD Hopkins

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 305 535 32 13742 230 27.32 18 64 213 1
List A 264 255 17 5657 130* 23.76 2 33 69 1
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 305 157 148 0 - - - 5.65 - 0 0 0
List A 264 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1970 - 1988
List A span 1970 - 1988
Profile

John Hopkins was brought up close to Maesteg Celtic`s cricket ground, and it was no surprise that he and his brother Jeff had careers as professional cricketers.

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Latest Photos

Aug 29, 1997

Glamorgan team, 1981. Back Row (l to r) - Geoff Holmes, Arthur Francis, Alan Lewis Jones, Allan Jones, Rodney Ontong, Ezra Moseley, Robin Hobbs        Front Row - Barry Lloyd, Kevin Lyons, Eifion Jones, Malcolm Nash (capt), Alan Jones, John Hopkins, Mike Llewellyn.

Glamorgan 1981

© Glamorgan County Cricket Club

1987

Four of Glamorgan`s post-war opening batsmen - Hugh Morris, John Hopkins, Alan Butcher and Alan Jones - in the nets at Sophia Gardens in 1987

Four Glamorgan batsmen

© Glamorgan County Cricket Club

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-8
Leics 159 & 110/9 (45.2 ov) Kent 210
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 Notts 180/4 (60 ov)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 Somerset 176/4 (53 ov)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 125/1 (42 ov) Warwickshire 69
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 167/3 (32 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 96/4 (25.4 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 228/5 (79 ov)
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