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Sir Pelham Warner      

Full name Pelham Francis Warner

Born October 2, 1873, The Hall, Port of Spain, Trinidad

Died January 30, 1963, West Lavington, Sussex (aged 89 years 120 days)

Major teams England, Middlesex, Oxford University

Also known as Plum Warner

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm slow

Other Administrator, Journalist, Author

Education Rugby; Oriel College, Oxford

Relation Brother - CWP Warner, Brother - RSA Warner

Pelham Francis Warner
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 15 28 2 622 132* 23.92 1 3 0 3 0
First-class 521 875 75 29028 244 36.28 60 149 183 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 521 1132 636 15 2/26 42.40 3.37 75.4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Feb 14-16, 1899 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Lord's, Jun 24-26, 1912 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1894-1920
Profile

Sir Pelham Warner, known affectiontely as Plum Warner and the Grand Old Man of English cricket, died at West Lavington, near Midhurst, Sussex, on January 30, 1963. He was 89.

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Mar 16, 2004

Sir Pelham Warner

Sir Pelham Warner

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Notes

Knighted for services to cricket 1937
Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1904, 1921

Country Fixtures Country Results
Sussex v Warwickshire at Horsham - Jul 21-24
Sussex won by 226 runs
South Division: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's - Jul 24
Surrey won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
North Division: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester - Jul 24
Lancashire won by 27 runs
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South Division: Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford
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South Division: Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
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South Division: Kent v Surrey at Canterbury
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South Division: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton
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North Division: Warwickshire v Leics at Birmingham
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North Division: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
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North Division: Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds
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