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David Jowett      

Full name David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett

Born January 24, 1931, Clifton Park, Bristol

Died January 7, 2000, Banbury, Oxfordshire (aged 68 years 348 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Also known as Jumbo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 50 73 25 578 57 12.04 0 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 50 4074 125 7/132 32.59 3 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1952 - 1958
Profile

A medium-pace offpsinner and middle-order batsman, Jumbo Jowett won four Blues for Oxford between 1952 and 1955 and also represented Dorset between 1952 and 1960. His best bowling was 7 for 132 against Surrey at Guildford in 1954 and a few days later hit a career-best 57 against Warwickshire at Edgbaston. He had to odd distinction of never appearing on a winning side in any of his first-class matches.
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Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 302/7 (97.3 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 283/5 (69 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 253/6 (84.3 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 & 47/2 (25 ov) Yorkshire 290
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 206/7 (70 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 393/5 (106.1 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 & 23/0 (6.4 ov) Leics 473/8d
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 451/9d Worcs 144/0 (32 ov)
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Leics v Northants at Leicester
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Middlesex v Notts at Lord's
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Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
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Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
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