|First-class span||1868 - 1869|
The second son of the 7th Earl of Sandwich, he entered the Royal Navy at the age of 12 and rose to become a read admiral. A keen allround sportsman, he played cricket for the MCC, and also hunted and rode and sailed. His godmother was Queen Victoria and King Edward VII was among his closest friends.
How Ross Taylor reconciled with New Zealand cricket and made the highest score by a visiting batsman in Australia
Plus: most runs in a Test by a New Zealander, and c&b by the same bowler twice in a Test
Stats highlights from the second day's play in Nagpur, where South Africa collapsed to their lowest total since their return to Test cricket
It refuses to let India play Pakistan there, but hasn't been forthcoming with reasons why
South Africa's unbeaten run on the road may be over, but rather than mull over their loss, the team must draw heart from their past battles and start afresh to script another era of domination
India faced strong resistance from Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis on the third day, but R Ashwin, aided by a treacherous pitch, proved too relentless for them