Charles Gordon      

Full name Charles Gordon

Born December 25, 1814, Finsbury, London

Died July 27, 1899, Bedford (aged 84 years 214 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style (unknown arm) slow (roundarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 27 46 5 493 33* 12.02 0 0 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 27 0 0+ 1 1/? - 0.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gentlemen of England v Gentlemen of Kent at Lord's, Jun 17-18, 1844 scorecard
Last First-class 1862

MR. CHARLES GORDON who died on the 27th of July was in his 85th year, having been born on the 25th of December, 1814. He never took part in first-class cricket, but for several years he was the crack batsman of the once famous Clapton Club. In 1843 , in a match between Clapton and the M. C. C., he played an innings of 110 against the bowling of Hillyer and Dean. His name will be found in Scores and Biographies for upwards of twenty seasons. He was a hard working field in various positions, and a slow round arm bowler.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-31
England won by 8 wickets
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street - Jul 31
Surrey won by 49 runs
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Jul 31
Gloucs won by 1 run
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton - Jul 31
Somerset won by 56 runs
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett - Jul 31
Middlesex won by 87 runs
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby - Jul 31
Northants 231 Derbyshire 98/1 (23/50 ov)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - Jul 31
Glamorgan 288/6 Essex 52/5 (16.2/50 ov)
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