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Karl Schneider      

Full name Karl Joseph Schneider

Born August 15, 1905, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria

Died September 5, 1928, Kensington Park, Adelaide, South Australia (aged 23 years 21 days)

Major teams South Australia, Victoria

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Height 5 ft 2 in

Education Xavier College, Melbourne

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 20 33 2 1509 146 48.67 6 8 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 20 355 10 2/10 35.50 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1922-1928
Profile

For an all-too-brief period in the 1920s it appeared Australian cricket would be blessed by three of the most naturally gifted batsmen to have graced the game - Don Bradman, Archie Jackson and Karl Schneider. Tragically, Jackson and Schneider both died before they reached 24, only briefly showing glimpses of their ability.

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Australia A v NPS at Darwin - Jul 26
NPS 214 Australia A 66/2 (15/50 ov)
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v India A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
Australia A v India A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
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