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Arthur Seccull      

Full name Arthur William Seccull

Born September 14, 1868, King William's Town, Cape Colony

Died July 20, 1945, Johannesburg, Transvaal (aged 76 years 309 days)

Major teams South Africa, Griqualand West, Kimberley, Transvaal, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 1 23 17* 23.00 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 7 12 2 229 64 22.90 0 2 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 60 37 2 2/37 2/37 18.50 3.70 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 7 685 253 15 6/48 16.86 2.21 45.6 1 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 21-23, 1896 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1889-1897
Profile

Seccull, Mr. Arthur William, a member of the first South African team that visited England in 1894, died at Johannesburg on July 20, aged 76. During that tour Seccull scored 355 runs, average 15.10, his highest innings being 63 against Glamorgan. He took only four wickets at a cost of 42.30 each in first-class matches, but in South Africa he often bowled well and in March 1896 dismissed two batsmen for 37 runs in the third representative match against Lord Hawke's touring side at Capetown. He played inter-provincial cricket regularly from 1887 to 1899, his highest score being 64 for Transvaal against Western Province.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Cross Pool: KZ-Natal v E. Province at Durban - Oct 30-Nov 1
KZ-Natal 308/6d E. Province 53/7
Cross Pool: Boland v W Province at Paarl - Oct 30-Nov 1
Boland 159 & 93/3 W Province 384
Pool A: Border v North West at East London - Oct 30-Nov 1
North West 187 & 20/1 Border 197
Cross Pool: Free State v Northerns at Bloemfontein - Oct 30-Nov 1
Northerns 247 Free State 324/9
Cross Pool: S West D v Namibia at Oudtshoorn - Oct 30-Nov 1
Namibia 130 & 36/5 S West D 242
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