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Pompey Norton      

Full name Norman Ogilvie Norton

Born May 11, 1881, Grahamstown, Cape Colony

Died June 27, 1968, East London, Cape Province (aged 87 years 47 days)

Major teams South Africa, Border, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Brother - AWM Norton, Nephew - EB Norton

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 9 7 4.50 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 15 26 3 347 57 15.08 0 2 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 90 47 4 4/47 4/47 11.75 3.13 22.5 1 0 0
First-class 15 1798 772 49 6/34 15.75 2.57 36.6 1 1
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 11-14, 1910 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1902-1914
Profile

Pompy Norton was a useful allrounder who had the misfortune to lead a particular weak Border side. He played one Test, against England in 1909-10, taking 4 for 47 and scoring 2 and 7.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Dolphins v Knights at Durban - Feb 26-Mar 1
Dolphins 455/5d Knights 237
Cape Cobras v Titans at Paarl - Feb 26-Mar 1
Cape Cobras 308 & 341/7d Titans 175 & 144/1
Warriors v Lions at East London - Feb 26-Mar 1
Warriors 287 & 81/3 Lions 462/8d
Final: Northerns v Gauteng at Centurion - Feb 27-Mar 1
Gauteng 292 & 33/0 Northerns 269
24th Match, Pool B: Ireland v South Africa at Canberra
Mar 3, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
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