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Johnny Briggs      

Full name John Briggs

Born October 3, 1862, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

Died January 11, 1902, Heald Green, Cheadle, Cheshire (aged 39 years 100 days)

Major teams England, Lancashire

Nickname Boy

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Relation Brother - JB Briggs

John Briggs
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 33 50 5 815 121 18.11 1 2 0 12 0
First-class 535 826 55 14092 186 18.27 10 58 258 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 33 49 5332 2095 118 8/11 15/28 17.75 2.35 45.1 4 9 4
First-class 535 100144 35430 2221 10/55 15.95 2.12 45.0 200 52
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Adelaide, Dec 12-16, 1884 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Leeds, Jun 29-Jul 1, 1899 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1879 - 1900
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Johnny Briggs

Johnny Briggs

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Oct 1, 1888

The first MCC side to tour South Africa under the management of Major Wharton  1888-89. Standing: BAF Grieve, AC Skinner, AJ Fothergill, JM Read, R Abel. Sitting: CA Smith, Major Warton, The Hon. CJ Coventry, JEP McMaster, MP Bowden. Front:  JH Roberts, H Wood. Insets: J. Briggs, G Ulyett, F Hearne.

The first MCC side to tour South Africa 1888-89

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1889

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Pakistan at Manchester - Jul 22-26
England 589/8d & 11/0 (2.4 ov) Pakistan 198
Eng Lions v Pakistan A at Canterbury - Jul 24
Eng Lions 324/8 Pakistan A 156/3 (28.2/50 ov)
Division 2: Essex Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
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Division 1: Ire. Women v Yorkshire Women in England (venue TBA)
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Division 3: Northants Wm v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
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South Group: Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - Jul 24
Surrey 313/8 Essex 119/5 (22.2/50 ov)
South Group: Gloucs v Sussex at Cheltenham - Jul 24
Gloucs 242/8 Sussex 124/4 (30.1/50 ov)
North Group: Leics v Yorkshire at Leicester - Jul 24
Yorkshire 376/3 Leics 124/5 (23.2/50 ov)
South Group: Middlesex v Kent at Lord's - Jul 24
Kent 238/7 Middlesex 111/2 (23.4/50 ov)
North Group: Northants v Durham at Northampton - Jul 24
Northants 355/6 Durham 125/6 (27/50 ov)
North Group: Notts v Derbyshire at Market Warsop - Jul 24
Notts 340/7 Derbyshire 159/5 (28.4/50 ov)
South Group: Somerset v Glamorgan at Taunton - Jul 24
Somerset 322/7 Glamorgan 124/3 (22/50 ov)
North Group: Warwickshire v Worcs at Birmingham - Jul 24
Warwickshire won by 8 wickets (with 164 balls remaining)
Division 1: Ire. Women v Middlesex Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (12:30 GMT | 11:41 EDT | 10:41 CDT | 08:41 PDT)
Division 2: Neth Women v Wales Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (12:30 GMT | 11:41 EDT | 10:41 CDT | 08:41 PDT)
Division 3: Shrop Women v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (12:30 GMT | 11:41 EDT | 10:41 CDT | 08:41 PDT)
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