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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
Pool A: KZ-Natal v Griq West at Durban - Jan 29-31
KZ-Natal 406/8d Griq West 147/2
Pool A: Border v Northerns at East London - Jan 29-31
Border 158 & 182 Northerns 187
Pool B: Free State v E. Province at Bloemfontein - Jan 29-31
E. Province 372 & 58/0 Free State 255
Pool B: Gauteng v Namibia at Johannesburg - Jan 29-31
Namibia 235 Gauteng 322/7
Cape Cobras v Titans at Cape Town - Jan 30
Titans won by 5 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
Lions v Knights at Johannesburg - Jan 30
Knights won by 7 wickets (with 72 balls remaining)
Warriors v Dolphins at Port Elizabeth - Jan 30
Warriors won by 45 runs
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