David Thomas      

Full name David James Thomas

Born June 30, 1959, Solihull, Warwickshire

Died July 28, 2012 (aged 53 years 28 days)

Major teams Gloucestershire, Natal, Northern Transvaal, Surrey

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Relation Son - CJO Thomas

David James Thomas
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 150 193 41 3044 119 20.02 2 8 50 0
List A 152 107 25 1531 72 18.67 0 6 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 150 21447 11415 336 6/36 33.97 3.19 63.8 7 1
List A 152 6475 4730 140 4/13 4/13 33.78 4.38 46.2 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1977 - 1988
List A span 1977 - 1988
Profile

David Thomas was left-arm all-rounder who flirted with an England place and helped Surrey to the 1982 NatWest Trophy. Warwickshire born but a Surrey player from his debut in 1977 to 1987, Thomas was a hard-hitting lower-order batsman and a left-arm bowler capable of sharp pace and swing.

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Apr 1979

David Thomas, April, 1979

David Thomas

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Jun 6, 1978

David Thomas in action for Surrey, June 6, 1978

David Thomas in action for Surrey

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: England v South Africa at The Oval - Jul 27-31
England 171/4 (59 ov)
South Group: Middlesex v Essex at Lord's - Jul 27
Middlesex won by 72 runs
North Group: Northants v Worcs at Northampton - Jul 27
Worcs 158 Northants 143/3 (15.5/20 ov, target 159)
South Group: Kent v Somerset at Canterbury - Jul 27
Somerset 197/6 Kent 77/0 (6/20 ov, target 198)
South Group: Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Group: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Lancashire v Notts at Manchester
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Leics v Durham at Leicester
Jul 28, 2017 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Northampton
Jul 28, 2017 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove
Jul 28, 2017 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
North Group: Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham
Jul 28, 2017 (19:00 local | 18:00 GMT | 14:00 EDT | 13:00 CDT | 11:00 PDT)
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