Dennis Breakwell      

Full name Dennis Breakwell

Born July 2, 1948, Brierley Hill, Staffordshire

Current age 67 years 333 days

Major teams Northamptonshire, Somerset

Nickname Breakley, The Severed Nerve

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ounsdale Comprehensive School, Staffordshire

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 231 306 64 4792 100* 19.80 1 16 80 0
List A 186 133 35 1386 44* 14.14 0 0 40 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 231 30220 13015 422 8/39 30.84 2.58 71.6 12 1
List A 186 3875 2595 86 4/10 4/10 30.17 4.01 45.0 3 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1969 - 1983
List A span 1969 - 1984
Profile

Dennis Breakwell was a slow left-armer who became an allrounder as his career developed. He made his debut for Northamptonshire in 1969 and soon established himself in the first team, but he moved to Somerset in 1973 and was a key part of the side for the remainder of the decade, appearing in two winning Lord's finals. He is the professional coach and groundsman at King's College in Taunton.
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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 & 403/6 (112 ov) (f/o)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 Essex 357/5 (106.1 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 308/6 (75 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 138 Somerset 102 & 52/1 (13 ov, target 301)
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 & 12/0 (7 ov) Sussex 447/8d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 48/1 (22 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 15/1 (7 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 Gloucs 22/1 (12 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 Lancashire 68/3 (27 ov)
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