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Earl of Lewes      

Full name Reginald William Bransby Nevill

Born March 4, 1853

Died October 13, 1927, Cheadle Royal, Cheshire, (aged 74 years 223 days)

Major teams I Zingari

Also known as Lord Abergavenny

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Eton College

Relation Brother - Lord Henry Nevill

Profile

A member of the famous Nevill family who played such a dominant role in English history, he was unmarried and, an invalid for much of his adult life, remained unmarried and left the duties of his title to his younger brother. He appeared for I Zingari against Lord Henry Nevill's (his brother) XI at Lord's in 1879. Both Nevills were making their only first-class outings.
Martin Williamson

Notes

He was known as Earl of Lewes as the eldest son of the 1st Marquess of Abergavenny. He succeeded as 2nd Marquess of Abergavenny in December 1915

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England 569/7d India 323/8
Group A: Northants v Worcs at Milton Keynes - Jul 29
Worcs won by 88 runs
Group A: Yorkshire v Gloucs at Leeds - Jul 29
Gloucs won by 3 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
Group B: Kent v Durham at Canterbury - Jul 29
Durham 271/7 Kent 87/3 (21.1/50 ov)
Group B: Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jul 29
Warwickshire 273/5 Sussex 87/2 (19.3/50 ov)
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