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Charlie McGahey      

Full name Charles Percy McGahey

Born February 12, 1871, Stepney, London

Died January 10, 1935, Whipps Cross, Leytonstone, Essex (aged 63 years 332 days)

Major teams England, Essex, London County

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 0 38 18 9.50 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 437 751 65 20723 277 30.20 31 106 151 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 437 19486 10300 330 7/27 31.21 3.17 59.0 12 3
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Sydney, Feb 14-18, 1902 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 28-Mar 4, 1902 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1894 - 1921
Profile

Wisden obituary
Charles Percy McGahey, the famous Essex batsman, died in Whipps Cross Hospital on January 10. His death was the result of an accident on Christmas Day when, slipping on a greasy pavement, he fell and damaged a finger. Septic poisoning ensued and proved fatal. Charles McGahey first appeared for Essex in 1893 when the county was second-class and not until 1921 did he retire. He was assistant secretary of the club for several years and captained the County eleven from 1907 to 1910, while from 1930 onwards he acted as official scorer for Essex.

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Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1902

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 297/8
South Group: Kent v Surrey at Beckenham - May 29
Kent won by 23 runs
North Group: Worcs v Leics at Worcester - May 29
Worcs won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
South Group: Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - May 29
Hampshire 148/8 Glamorgan 109/8 (18/20 ov)
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - May 29
Warwickshire won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
North Group: Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - May 29
Lancashire 127/9 Derbyshire 117/4 (15.3/20 ov)
North Group: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - May 29
Durham 182/4 Yorkshire 80/3 (10/20 ov)
South Group: Essex v Somerset at Chelmsford - May 29
Essex 176 Somerset 131/3 (15/20 ov)
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - May 29
Middlesex 221/2 Sussex 145/4 (15.1/20 ov)
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