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John McIlwraith      

Full name John McIlwraith

Born September 7, 1857, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria

Died July 5, 1938, Camberwell, Melbourne, Victoria (aged 80 years 301 days)

Major teams Australia, Victoria

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 9 7 4.50 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 44 68 7 1468 133 24.06 2 6 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Only Test England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 12-14, 1886 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1884-1890
Profile

John Mcilwraith, a member of the fifth Australian team which visited England in 1886, died at Melbourne of July 13, 1938, aged 81. A hard-hitting batsman at his best, he was not particularly successful on that tour, making 533 runs, average 15. He played in one Test. Just before coming to England he hit 133 for Victoria against New South Wales--his first appearance for the State--and 125 for the Australian team against Victoria. In first-class cricket in Australia he scored 947 runs with an average of 32. In the 1883-84 season his aggregate exceeded 1,500 runs for the Melbourne CC alone.
Wisden Almanack 1939

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