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Arthur Byng      

Full name Arthur Maitland Byng

Born October 26, 1872, Southsea, Hampshire

Died September 14, 1914, Vailly, France (aged 41 years 323 days)

Major teams Hampshire, Jamaica

Batting style Right-hand bat

Relation Brother - JA Byng

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 8 15 0 252 70 16.80 0 1 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 8 168 7 3/53 24.00 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1896-1905
Profile

CAPT. ARTHUR MAITLAND BYNG, of the Royal Fusiliers, was killed in action in France in September. He was one of the best known batsmen in the Army, being very sound, with a free style and plenty of scoring strokes. At Portsmouth in July 1905 he made 204 for Hampshire, Hogs v. Royal Navy, and in partnership with D. A. Steele (180) scored 335 for the first wicket. He was born on September 26th, 1872, and in his two matches for Sandhurst v. Woolwich--in 1894 and 1895--scored 10 and 87 not out, and took eighteen wickets. In 1905 he played in three matches for Hampshire.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Apr 20-23
Hampshire 328 & 20/0 Derbyshire 399
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street - Apr 20-23
Durham 308 & 152/7 Somerset 185
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Apr 20-23
Glamorgan 145 & 80/3 Gloucs 231
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - Apr 20-23
Leics 333 & 39/2 Kent 269/7d
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Apr 20-23
Lancashire 247 & 46/0 Warwickshire 324
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 20-23
Essex 306 Surrey 217/6
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds - Apr 20-23
Yorkshire 459/9d Northants 94 & 149/4 (f/o)
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