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Ramsay Cox      

Full name Henry Ramsay Cox

Born May 19, 1911, Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire

Died December 1, 2005, Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire (aged 94 years 196 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Nottinghamshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 30 42 9 419 64 12.69 0 2 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 30 3784 1556 47 6/30 33.10 2.46 80.5 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1930 - 1954
Profile

COX, HENRY RAMSAY, died on December 1, 2005, aged 94. Ramsay Cox was an amateur medium-pace bowler who captained Nottinghamshire in two matches, 21 years apart - he did the job once in 1933 and again in his final county game, against Essex in 1954. A stalwart of the Nottingham Forest cricket club, he played 30 first-class matches; his 47 wickets included six for 30 from 23 overs against Derbyshire in 1951, when he was 40. Cox played for Cambridge in 1934, but did not win a Blue, claiming he had umpired himself out of one: having been pressed into the white coat for the university's match at Worcester, he gave a number of decisions in favour of a rival, who duly took his spot in the Varsity Match.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 315/7 (108 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 91/2 (31 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 Kent 388/4 (91.2 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 & 53/2 (12.5 ov) Essex 423
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 292/5 (81.1 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 480 (143.3 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 183/2 (52.5 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 4/1 (5 ov, target 452)
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