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Derief Taylor      

Full name Derief David Samuel Taylor

Born September 17, 1910, Kingston, Jamaica

Died March 17, 1987, Cross Roads, Kingston, Jamaica (aged 76 years 181 days)

Major teams Warwickshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Other Coach

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 16 23 7 519 121 32.43 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 16 1962 607 15 3/41 40.46 1.85 130.8 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1948 - 1950

Derief Taylor, who died in Kingston, Jamaica, his native island, on March 15, was a left-hand batsman and left-arm spinner who played 16 matches for Warwickshire between 1948 and 1950. Taylor had met Warwickshire batsman 'Tom' Dollery while serving with the Eighth Army on the North African campaign and for this reason alone he gave up a taxi business in Kingston to offer his services to the county.

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