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
Cambs MCCU v Notts at Cambridge - Mar 28-30
Notts 339 & 207/2 (56 ov) Cambs MCCU 123
Glamorgan v Cardiff MCCU at Cardiff - Mar 28-30
Glamorgan 342/7d Cardiff MCCU 62/2 (24 ov)
Gloucs v Durham MCCU at Bristol - Mar 28-30
Gloucs 405/7d Durham MCCU 86/2 (20 ov)
Kent v Lds-Brd MCCU at Canterbury - Mar 28-30
Kent 370/6d & 156/5 (44 ov) Lds-Brd MCCU 204
Leics v Lbroug MCCU at Leicester - Mar 28-30
Leics 194 Lbroug MCCU 248/5 (86 ov)
Oxford MCCU v Surrey at Oxford - Mar 28-30
Surrey 335/7d & 87/3 (36 ov) Oxford MCCU 172
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