Robert McDowall      

Full name Robert Murray McDowall

Born 1820, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England

Died Dead, No Details Known

Major teams Tasmania

Bowling style (underarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 3 1 15 11 7.50 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 2 104 16 5/23 6.50 2 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Tasmania v Victoria at Launceston, Feb 11-12, 1851 scorecard
Last First-class Tasmania v Victoria at Launceston, Mar 3-4, 1854 scorecard
Profile

On 11 February 1851, Robert McDowall became the first player to take a five-wicket haul in an Australian first-class match. The then thirty-year-old Tasmanian took the wickets of the top three batsmen, as well as the number five and number eight. Born in England in 1820, McDowall played cricket for three more years for Tasmania after the inaugural match took place. (Thomas Rose, June 2000)

Notes

Tasmania First-Class Career Span: 1850-54

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: New Zealand v Australia at Wellington - Feb 12-16
New Zealand 183 Australia 463/6 (130 ov)
South Aust v Victoria at Adelaide
Feb 14-17, 2016 (14:00 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
Queensland v Tasmania at Brisbane
Feb 14-17, 2016 (14:00 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
West Aust v NSW at Perth
Feb 14-17, 2016 (14:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST -1d)
2nd Test: New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch
Feb 20-24, 2016 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 16:30 EST -1d | 15:30 CST -1d | 13:30 PST -1d)
1st ODI: NZ Women v Aus Women at Mount Maunganui
Feb 20, 2016 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 16:30 EST -1d | 15:30 CST -1d | 13:30 PST -1d)
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