Tony Lewis (mathematician) is confirmed dead at the age of 78.
Tony was best known as a English mathematician.
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RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @ACScricket: Very sad to hear of the death of mathematician Tony Lewis, who devised the Duckworth/Lewis method with fellow-Lanca…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
RT @MazherArshad: Sad to hear about death of Tony Lewis, the mathematician who made Duckworth-Lewis method along with Frank Duckworth…
Anthony John Lewis

Born25 February 1942
Died1 April 2020(2020-04-01) (aged 78)
OccupationMathematician
Known forDuckworth‚ÄďLewis method
Anthony John Lewis MBE (25 February 1942 - 1 April 2020) was a mathematician who, along with Frank Duckworth, developed the Duckworth‚ÄďLewis method of resetting targets in interrupted cricket matches.
Lewis was born in Bolton, Lancashire. He attended Kirkham Grammar School and graduated from Sheffield University with a degree in Mathematics and Statistics. In January 2008, he retired as a lecturer in Quantitative Research Methods from Oxford Brookes University. He was formerly a lecturer at the University of the West of England where the Duckworth‚ÄďLewis method originated from an undergraduate final-year project. He was also a former chairman of the Western Operational Research Discussion Society and was a keynote speaker at the Second IMA International Conference on Mathematics in Sport in 2009.
Lewis was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2010 Birthday Honours.
Lewis died on 1 April 2020, aged 78.
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