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John Wallace (cricketer)

John Wallace
Personal information
Full name John Henry Austin Wallace
Born (1924-03-30) 30 March 1924 (ageĀ 90)
Kentani, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Batting style Right-hand batsman
Bowling style -
Role Batsman
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1949-1954 Rhodesia cricket team
Source: CricketArchive, 11 December 1954

John Henry Austin Wallace (born 30 March 1924 in Kentani, South Africa) was a first-class cricketer who played for Rhodesia in the Currie Cup.

Wallace, a right-handed batsman, was the only Rhodesian to pass 500 runs in the 1951/52 Currie Cup season.[1] He had particular success against North Eastern Transvaal during his career, making 424 runs at 60.57 against them in four first-class matches and scored two centuries. The other two centuries he made for Rhodesia came against Orange Free State and Border.[2] He was also dismissed in the 90s on three occasions.

He had a son Peter who played four first-class matches.

References

External links

  • CricketArchive (Lists incorrectly his birthplace as being in Zimbabwe)
  • Cricinfo


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