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David Jowett      

Full name David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett

Born January 24, 1931, Clifton Park, Bristol

Died January 7, 2000, Banbury, Oxfordshire (aged 68 years 348 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Also known as Jumbo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 50 73 25 578 57 12.04 0 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 50 4074 125 7/132 32.59 3 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1952 - 1958
Profile

A medium-pace offpsinner and middle-order batsman, Jumbo Jowett won four Blues for Oxford between 1952 and 1955 and also represented Dorset between 1952 and 1960. His best bowling was 7 for 132 against Surrey at Guildford in 1954 and a few days later hit a career-best 57 against Warwickshire at Edgbaston. He had to odd distinction of never appearing on a winning side in any of his first-class matches.
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David Jowett

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Glamorgan at Chester-le-Street - Jun 19-22
Glamorgan 295 & 252/8 (91.5 ov) Durham 402
Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford - Jun 19-22
Essex won by an innings and 164 runs
Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester - Jun 19-22
Hampshire 395 & 168 (56.5 ov) Lancashire 593
Worcs v Kent at Worcester - Jun 19-22
Kent 260 & 474 Worcs 336 & 263/2 (58.1 ov, target 399)
Only unofficial Test: Eng Lions v Sth Africa A at Canterbury - Jun 21-24
Eng Lions 386 Sth Africa A 30/0 (8 ov)
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