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Henry Kingscote      

Full name Henry Robert Kingscote

Born May 25, 1802, Hinton, Hampshire

Died July 13, 1882, Westminster, London (aged 80 years 49 days)

Major teams Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Height 6 ft 6 in

Education Harrow School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 33 62 2 593 38 9.88 0 0 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 33 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v Godalming at Lord's, Jun 16-18, 1825 scorecard
Last First-class West v Marylebone Cricket Club at Bath, Aug 5-7, 1844 scorecard
Profile

Henry Kingscote was am exceptionally tall right-hand batsman who was MCC president in 1827 whose wealth as a trader enabled him to devote much time to cricket and hunting. He served on the MCC committee for many years and was for a time the club's president. When in middle age he almost drowned, and thereafter he spent much time on altruistic and religious projects.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Gloucs v Glamorgan at Bristol - Apr 27
Glamorgan won by 18 runs (D/L method)
South Group: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Apr 27
Hampshire won by 6 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
North Group: Worcs v Notts at Worcester - Apr 27
Worcs won by 5 wickets (with 12 balls remaining) (D/L method)
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - Apr 27
Warwickshire won by 10 wickets (with 24 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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