Philip Hodgson

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Philip Hodgson (21 September 1935 – 2015)[1] was an English first-class cricketer.[1]


Hodgson was born in Todmorden, Yorkshire, England.[1]

He played thirteen games for Yorkshire County Cricket Club between 1954 and 1956.[1]

Hodgson appeared in four matches for the Combined Services in first-class games in 1956 and 1957. He also played for the Yorkshire Second XI (1952-1956), the Royal Air Force (1956-1957), and Minor Counties (1956) in non first-class games.[citation needed]

A right arm fast medium bowler, Hodgson took 39 wickets at an average of 24.25, with a best return of 5 for 41 against Surrex, his only five wicket haul.[citation needed]

Hodgson scored 65 runs at 9.28, with a highest score of 26 for the Combined Services against Glamorgan.[citation needed]

He died in 2015.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d Warner, David (2011). The Yorkshire County Cricket Club: 2011 Yearbook (113th ed.). Ilkley, Yorkshire: Great Northern Books. p. 371. ISBN 978-1-905080-85-4. 
  2. ^ PHILIP HODGSON | 1935 - 2015

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