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Walter Lees      

Full name Walter Scott Lees

Born December 25, 1875, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire

Died September 10, 1924, West Hartlepool, Co Durham (aged 48 years 260 days)

Major teams England, London County, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 3 66 25* 11.00 0 0 9 0 2 0
First-class 364 522 76 7642 137 17.13 2 17 125 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 9 1256 467 26 6/78 9/163 17.96 2.23 48.3 1 2 0
First-class 364 69693 30008 1402 9/81 21.40 2.58 49.7 97 20
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 2-4, 1906 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 30-Apr 2, 1906 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1896 - 1911
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May 29, 1905

(L-R) Archie MacLaren returns after making 4; Tom Hayward. Walter Lees and Johnny Tyldesley return from pre-match practice - Lees was left out of the final XI;  Arthur Jones made only 2; Bernie Bosanquet returns from the nets, England v Australia, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, May 29, 1905

(L-R) Archie MacLaren; Tom Hayward, Walter Lees and Johnny Tyldesley; Arthur Jones; Bernie Bosanquet

© The Lord Price Collection

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1906

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 315/7 (108 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 50/1 (19 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 Kent 346/4 (82 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 Essex 368/8 (103 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 257/5 (71.2 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 354/6 (113 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 153/1 (40 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 200/4 (61 ov) Notts 94
1st ODI: England v Pakistan at Southampton - Aug 24
England won by 44 runs (D/L method)
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