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John Mortimore

John Mortimore was one of the most consistent off-spinners in England. Tall, angular and with a classical action, he deceived batsmen with flight and artful changes of pace

Obituary: John Mortimore, 1933-2014

A long-standing West Country servant

John Mortimore, who has died at the age of 80, was a lean and stately offspinner, who was a stapole of the Gloucestershire side for a quarter of a century and also won nine England caps at the height of his prowess.