Dusty Tapscott      

Full name George Lancelot Tapscott

Born November 7, 1889, Barkly West, Cape Province

Died December 13, 1940, Kimberley, Cape Province (aged 51 years 36 days)

Major teams South Africa, Griqualand West

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Brother - NV Tapscott, Brother - LE Tapscott

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 5 4 2.50 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 21 40 5 934 111 26.68 2 5 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 21 1785 1006 47 5/47 21.40 3.38 37.9 2 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Durban, Dec 13-17, 1913 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1910/11 - 1922/23
Profile

George Lancelot Tapscott, died at Kimberley on December 13, 1940, aged 61. A hard-hitting batsman, he scarcely fulfilled the promise given in an innings of 106 for Griqualand West against Natal in March 1911. In the following December, by brilliant hitting he scored 111 in seventy minutes and 60 for the Rest of South Africa against Transvaal; but he failed to gain selection for the South African team that toured England in 1912. When the England team under J. W. H. T. Douglas visited South Africa in 1913-14, Tapscott played in the first Test match, but scored only 4 and 1, and was not called upon again, though he continued to bat and bowl with considerable success for Griqualand West until 1923, when he gave up first-class cricket because of knee trouble. His brother, L. B. Tapscott, also played for South Africa.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd T20I: Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka - Jul 7
South Africa won by 31 runs
2nd Youth ODI: S Africa U19 v B'desh U19 at Durban - Jul 7
B'desh U19 won by 29 runs
1st ODI: Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka
Jul 10, 2015 (12:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT -1d)
3rd Youth ODI: S Africa U19 v B'desh U19 at Pietermaritzburg
Jul 10, 2015 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 03:00 EDT | 02:00 CDT | 00:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka
Jul 12, 2015 (12:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT -1d)
4th Youth ODI: S Africa U19 v B'desh U19 at Pietermaritzburg
Jul 12, 2015 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 03:00 EDT | 02:00 CDT | 00:00 PDT)
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