Anthony Lewis (cricketer)

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Anthony Lewis
Personal information
Full name Anthony Charles Wilson Lewis
Born (1932-09-29) 29 September 1932 (age 84)
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England
Batting Right-handed
Domestic team information
Years Team
1952–1953 Cambridge University
1950–1953 Staffordshire
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 7
Runs scored 83
Batting average 9.22
100s/50s –/1
Top score 55
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings –/–
Source: Cricinfo, 30 November 2011

Anthony Charles Wilson Lewis (born 29 September 1932) is a former English cricketer. Lewis was a right-handed batsman. He was born at Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire and educated at Repton School.

Lewis made his debut for Staffordshire in the 1950 Minor Counties Championship against Durham. He made a further appearance for the county in 1953 against Durham.[1] While attending the University of Cambridge, Lewis made his first-class debut for Cambridge University Cricket Club against the Free Foresters in 1952. He made five further first-class appearances for the university, the last of which came against Sussex in 1953.[2] In his six first-class matches, he scored a total of 83 runs at an average of 9.22, with a high score of 55.[3] This score came on debut against the Free Foresters,[4] and was the only time he passed double figures in any match.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minor Counties Championship Matches played by Anthony Lewis". CricketArchive. Retrieved 30 November 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  2. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Anthony Lewis". CricketArchive. Retrieved 30 November 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  3. ^ "First-class Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Anthony Lewis". CricketArchive. Retrieved 30 November 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  4. ^ "Cambridge University v Free Foresters, 1952". CricketArchive. Retrieved 30 November 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 
  5. ^ "First-class Batting and Fielding Against Each Opponent by Anthony Lewis". CricketArchive. Retrieved 30 November 2011. (Subscription required (help)). 

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