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Robert Buxton      

Full name Robert Vere Buxton

Born April 29, 1883, Victoria, Westminster, London

Died October 1, 1953, Abbey House, Itchen-Abbas, Hampshire (aged 70 years 155 days)

Major teams Middlesex, Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Eton College; Oxford University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 17 31 1 664 76 22.13 0 4 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 17 18 15 0 - - - 5.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1906 - 1909
Profile

Lieut.-Colonel Robert Vere Buxton, who died on October 1, aged 70, was in the Eton XI of 1902, scoring 3 and 74 against Harrow. At Oxford he received his Blue in 1906 and in the match with Cambridge scored 33 and 28. In 1906 and 1907 he played in a few games for Middlesex. From 1945 he was deputy chairman of Martins Bank.
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3rd Test: West Indies v England at Bridgetown - May 1-5
England 257 & 123 West Indies 189 & 116/4
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 Durham 157/4
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 Gloucs 77/0
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 47/2
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 300/5
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 198/6
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 Worcs 35/2
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