Edward Hewetson

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Edward Hewetson
Personal information
Full name Edward Pearson Hewetson
Born (1902-05-27)27 May 1902
Metchley House, Edgbaston, Birmingham, Warwickshire
Died 26 December 1977(1977-12-26) (aged 75)
Bampton, Oxfordshire
Batting Right-hand bat
Bowling Right-arm fast
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1919-1927 Warwickshire
1922-1925 Oxford University
Career statistics
Competition FC
Matches 66
Runs scored 1213
Batting average 14.44
100s/50s 0/4
Top score 66
Balls bowled 4169
Wickets 163
Bowling average 25.57
5 wickets in innings 6
10 wickets in match 1
Best bowling 5/16
Catches/stumpings 41/0
Source: CricInfo, 6 March

Edward Pearson Hewetson (27 May 1902 – 26 December 1977) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket between 1919 and 1934 for Oxford University and Warwickshire. A right-arm fast bowler and right-handed batsman, Hewetson took 163 wickets in his career, and scored 1,213 runs at a batting average of 14.44.[1] He played twenty-nine matches for Warwickshire between 1919 and 1927, joining Oxford in 1922 and playing there until 1925. He played for Harlequins Cricket Club until 1927, and then for the Free Foresters Cricket Club until 1934.[2] An alumnus of Shrewsbury School, he also played for them during his school years,[3] and in 1920 he played at Lord's for a Lord's School XI against 'The Rest', taking a nine-wicket haul with the ball.[4]

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Notes
  1. ^ "Player Profile: Edward Hewetson". CricInfo. Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  2. ^ "First-Class Batting And Fielding For Each Team By Edward Hewetson". Cricket Archive. Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Teams Edward Hewetson Played For". Cricket Archive. Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Lord's Schools v The Rest Other matches in England 1920". Cricket Archive. Retrieved 4 March 2014.
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