Ken Farnes

Full name:Kenneth Farnes
Born:8th July 1911, Leytonstone, Essex, England
Died:20th October 1941, Chipping Warden, Northamptonshire, England
Batting:Right-hand batsman
Bowling:Right-arm fast
Education:Royal Liberty School, Romford; Pembroke College, Cambridge Univeristy
Biography:Housemaster at Worksop College. As an RAF night flier, he crash landed on his first unsupervised flight and was killed instantly
Teams:England (Test: 1934-1938/39); Essex (Main FC: 1930-1939); Cambridge University (Main FC: 1931-1933); Marylebone Cricket Club (Main FC: 1934/35-1938/39); Rest of England (Other FC: 1932-1934); Gentlemen (Other FC: 1933-1939); HDG Leveson-Gower's XI (Other FC: 1933-1938); England (Other FC: 1934-1938/39); Marylebone Cricket Club Australian Touring Team (Other FC: 1936-1937); South of England (Other FC: 1937); All teams
Wisden Cricketer of the Year: 1939
Lists of matches and more detailed statistics
Pictures:Last resting place of Ken Farnes

Test Career Batting and Fielding (1934-1938/39)
England1517558204.83 001
Test Career Bowling (1934-1938/39)
England39321031719606-9628.65 3165.53 2.62

First-Class Career Batting and Fielding (1930-1939)
Overall16820159118297*8.32 0284
First-Class Career Bowling (1930-1939)
Overall323271003148056908-3821.45 44846.85 2.74

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