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Gordon Fairbairn      

Full name Gordon Armytage Fairbairn

Born June 26, 1892, Logan Downs, Queensland, Australia

Died November 5, 1973, Ocean Grove, Victoria, Australia (aged 81 years 132 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Education Church of England Grammar School, Geelong; Cambridge University

Relation Brother - SG Fairbairn

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 32 52 9 971 112 22.58 1 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 32 2396 80 5/55 29.95 6 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1912 - 1924
Profile

Gordon Fairbairn, who died on November 5, aged 81, was educated at the Church of England Grammar School, Geelong, before going up to Cambridge, where he gained his Blue in 1913, 1914 and 1919. In the last year he also played for Middlesex.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 & 52/4 (14.5 ov) Essex 640
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 & 100/1 (30.5 ov) Durham 447
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 138 Somerset 102 & 296/9 (79.1 ov, target 301)
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 & 195/6 (74 ov) Sussex 447/8d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 131 & 38/2 (12.5 ov) (f/o)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 Gloucs 226/5 (78 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 & 73/3 (29.1 ov) Lancashire 196
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