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Robert Stewart      

Full name Robert Bernard Stewart

Born September 3, 1856, Azumgarh, India

Died September 12, 1913, Cala, Cape Province (aged 57 years 9 days)

Major teams South Africa

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 13 9 6.50 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 1 2 0 13 9 6.50 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth, Mar 12-13, 1889 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1888-1889
Profile

Major Robert Bernard Stewart, who died at Cala, Cape Province, on September 12th, aged 57, was in the Wellington XI in 1872-3-4, being captain the last year, when he made 745 runs, with an average of 33. His highest innings was 176 v. Classical. He also headed the bowling averages, taking 72 wickets for less than ten runs each. For some years he was quite first-class as a batsman, and at cover-point he was brilliant. In South Africa, where he was stationed many years, his best feat was to score 150 for King Williamstown against Port Elizabeth in 1879-80.
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