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Percy MacKenzie      

Full name Percy Alec MacKenzie

Born October 5, 1918, Canterbury, Kent

Died January 1, 1989, Rye, Sussex (aged 70 years 88 days)

Major teams Hampshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Percy Alec MacKenzie
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 22 36 3 652 76 19.75 0 4 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 22 874 605 17 4/34 35.58 4.15 51.4 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1938 - 1939
Profile

Born in Canterbury in 1918, Percy Alec Mackenzie was a member of the Hampshire groundstaff at the close of the 1939 season. By February 1943 he was a twice-decorated squadron leader in the RAF, almost certainly the first professional cricketer to be awarded the Distinguished Service Order.

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Percy Mackenzie

Percy Mackenzie

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d Sri Lanka 101 & 309/5 (84 ov) (f/o)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 Essex 274/2 (75 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 193/4 (45 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 94/6 (52 ov) Somerset 102
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 Sussex 342/4 (90 ov)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 340/8 (96 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 342/3 (96 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 341/8 (96 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 301/9 (95.2 ov)
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