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Charles Gordon      

Full name Charles Gordon

Born December 25, 1814, Finsbury, London

Died July 27, 1899, Bedford (aged 84 years 214 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style (unknown arm) slow (roundarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 27 46 5 493 33* 12.02 0 0 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 27 0 0+ 1 1/? - 0.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gentlemen of England v Gentlemen of Kent at Lord's, Jun 17-18, 1844 scorecard
Last First-class 1862

MR. CHARLES GORDON who died on the 27th of July was in his 85th year, having been born on the 25th of December, 1814. He never took part in first-class cricket, but for several years he was the crack batsman of the once famous Clapton Club. In 1843 , in a match between Clapton and the M. C. C., he played an innings of 110 against the bowling of Hillyer and Dean. His name will be found in Scores and Biographies for upwards of twenty seasons. He was a hard working field in various positions, and a slow round arm bowler.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Gloucs v Glamorgan at Bristol - Apr 27
Glamorgan won by 18 runs (D/L method)
South Group: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Apr 27
Hampshire won by 6 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
North Group: Worcs v Notts at Worcester - Apr 27
Worcs won by 5 wickets (with 12 balls remaining) (D/L method)
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - Apr 27
Warwickshire won by 10 wickets (with 24 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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