Full name William Martin Watkins
Born January 18, 1923, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales
Died March 15, 2005, Killay, Swansea, Wales (aged 82 years 56 days)
Major teams Glamorgan
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak googly
|First-class span||1950 - 1950|
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack obituary
WATKINS, WILLIAM MARTIN, DFC, died on March 15, 2005, aged 82. A batsman from the Swansea club, Billy Watkins was called up as a late replacement for Glamorgan's Championship match against Hampshire at St Helen's in 1950, but scored only three. He also played rugby union for Swansea, and had rugby league trials for Wigan. He flew more than 30 wartime bombing raids over Germany.
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