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Gobo Ashley      

Full name William Hare Ashley

Born February 10, 1862, Mowbray, Cape Colony

Died July 14, 1930, Plumtree, Rhodesia (aged 68 years 154 days)

Major teams South Africa, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 9 11.11 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 4 6 2 17 15* 4.25 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 173 95 7 7/95 7/95 13.57 3.29 24.7 0 1 0
First-class 4 833 282 20 7/95 14.10 2.03 41.6 2 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 25-26, 1889 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1888-1891
Profile

Gobo Ashley, a slow-medium left-armer, played once for South Africa in the second-ever Test against England at Cape Town in 1888-89. Although South Africa lost by an innings, Ashley took 7 for 95 in England's only innings. The match was also his first-class debut. He played twice for Western Province the following season.

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd ODI: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Hambantota
Jul 12, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
1st Test: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle
Jul 16-20, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Palmerston
Jul 20, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
India A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 22, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Palmerston
Jul 24, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC)
Jul 24-28, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
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