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Spencer Leigh      

Full name Spencer Austen Leigh

Born February 17, 1834, Speen, Newbury, Berkshire

Died December 9, 1913, Frog-Firle, Alfriston, Sussex (aged 79 years 295 days)

Major teams Sussex

Also known as changed name from Spencer Austen in January 1837

Batting style Right-hand bat

Relation Brother - AH Austen-Leigh

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 13 21 2 209 42 11.00 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 13 14 1 1/9 14.00 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gentlemen of England v Gentlemen of Kent and Sussex at Lord's, Jul 23-24, 1857 scorecard
Last First-class 1866
Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 & 164/1 (49 ov) Warwickshire 381/8d
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 263 Sussex 283 & 92/2 (24 ov, target 233)
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 210/8 (77 ov) Kent 533/6d
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 & 189/2 (67 ov) Somerset 587/8d
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Surrey won by 10 wickets
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 & 50/1d Worcs 201/3d & 199/2 (45 ov, target 401)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire won by 305 runs
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