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Sir Foster Robinson      

Full name Foster Gotch Robinson

Born September 19, 1880, Sneyd Park, Clifton, Bristol

Died October 31, 1967, Eastwood Manor, East Harptree, Somerset (aged 87 years 42 days)

Major teams Gloucestershire, London County

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 71 122 2 2121 144 17.67 2 8 47 28
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 71 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1900 - 1923
Profile

Wisden obituary
Sir Foster Gotch Robinson, who died on October 31, aged 87, captained Gloucestershire from 1919 to 1923, his best season being that of 1920, when he scored 798 runs, including two centuries, average 25.74. He later became a vice-president for the county. A capital wicketkeeper, he was in the Clifton XI from 1895 to 1900, but did not get a Blue at Oxford. For ten years from 1912 he captained Clifton C.C. A member of the Jockey Club, he was a well-known owner-breeder. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Sri Lanka A 273/6 (86 ov)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 219 Somerset 66/1 (16 ov)
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Jun 26-29
Kent 354/7 (96 ov)
Middlesex v Lancashire at Lord's - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 298/3 (96 ov)
Warwickshire v Notts at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Notts 125/6 (61 ov)
Yorkshire v Pakistan A at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Yorkshire 243/8 (73 ov)
North Group: Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26
Northants won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
South Group: Sussex v Gloucs at Arundel - Jun 26
Gloucs won by 11 runs
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