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Arthur Tanner      

Full name Arthur Ralph Tanner

Born December 25, 1889, Bromley, Kent

Died August 16, 1966, Stone Grove, Edgware, Middlesex (aged 76 years 234 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium, Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 47 68 10 764 81* 13.17 0 56 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 47 4965 1969 71 5/13 27.73 2.37 69.9 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1920 - 1929
Profile

Arthur Tanner, who died suddenly on August 16, aged 77, was an exceptionally good fieldsman close to the wicket. As an amateur for Middlesex between 1920 and 1929, he held 53 catches besides taking 71 wickets with slow bowling and scoring 764 runs..
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Latest Photos

May 8, 1921

The Middlesex side that won the 1921 Championship. Richard Twining, Hugh Dales, Jack Hearne, Jack Durston, Arthur Tanner, Harry Lee; (front row, l-r) Patsy Hendren, Nigel Haig, Frank Mann, Hon Clarence Bruce, Joe Murrell.

The Middlesex side that won the 1921 Championship

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand won by 199 runs
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 Derbyshire 77/2
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Essex 166 & 276 Leics 280 & 27/0
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan 371 Northants 157 & 114/2 (f/o)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 Worcs 351/5
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 & 9/0 Middlesex 260
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 448 Lancashire 264/6
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-4
Notts 255 & 195/7 Sussex 189
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