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George Brown      

Full name George Brown

Born April 27, 1783, Stoughton, Sussex

Died June 25, 1857, Sompting, Sussex (aged 74 years 59 days)

Major teams Hampshire, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style (unknown arm) fast (underarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 51 96 4 1053 70 11.44 0 51 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 51 68+ 89 6/? 11.33* 5 1
Career statistics
First-class debut England v Hampshire XI at Lord's, Jun 29-30, 1819 scorecard
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Sussex XI at Lord's, Jun 18-19, 1838 scorecard
Profile

George Brown was a fast bowler from Brighton who beat George Osbaldeston in a challenge match in 1818, an outcome that led to Osbaldeston to scratch his name off the membership list of the MCC.
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