John Atkinson (cricketer)
|Full name||John Atkinson|
|Born||7 June 1878
|Died||20 November 1951
Bentley with Arksey, Yorkshire,
|Bowling style||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Relations||Frederick Wyld (uncle)|
|Domestic team information|
|Source: Cricinfo, 23 February 2013|
Atkinson made his first-class debut for Nottinghamshire against the Marylebone Cricket Club at Lord's in 1899. The following season he made three first-class appearances in the 1900 County Championship against Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Lancashire. He made theee further first-class appearances in 1901, against the Marylebone Cricket Club, Gloucestershire in the County Championship and the touring South Africans. In his seven first-class matches he took 10 wickets at an average of 42.50, with best figures of 1/28. With the bat, he scored a total of 40 runs in at a batting average of 5.00 and a high score of 19. He played six matches for Todmorden Cricket Club in the Lancashire League in 1902.
- "First-Class Matches played by John Atkinson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
- "First-class Bowling For Each Team by John Atkinson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
- "First-class Batting and Fielding For Each Team by John Atkinson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
- "Lancashire League Matches played by John Atkinson". CricketArchive. Retrieved 23 February 2013.