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Edward Wilkinson      

Full name Edward Obert Hindley Wilkinson

Born October 16, 1853, Chesfield Lodge, Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Died February 8, 1881, Scheins Hoogte, Natal, South Africa (aged 27 years 115 days)

Major teams Cambridge University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Eton College; Cambridge University

Relation Uncle - CA Wilkinson

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 8 1 39 22* 5.57 0 0 2 2
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1873-1875
Profile

Edward Wilkinson was a wicketkeeper and lower-order batsman who played three times for Cambridge University in 1873 after a successful two years in the XI at Eton. He made little impression but continued to play a high standard of club cricket turning out regularly for I Zingari. He was killed while serving in the army at Scheins Hoogte during the first Boer War.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Surrey v Kent at Guildford - Jul 20-23
Kent 408 & 229/6 Surrey 398
Gloucs v Worcs at Cheltenham - Jul 21-24
Worcs 395 Gloucs 156 & 10/1 (f/o)
Sussex v Warwickshire at Horsham - Jul 21-24
Sussex 413 Warwickshire 163/3
South Division: Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford - Jul 22
Hampshire won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
North Division: Northants v Notts at Northampton
Jul 23, 2014 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
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