Spencer Gore      

Full name Spencer William Gore

Born March 10, 1850, Wimbledon Common, Surrey

Died April 19, 1906, Ramsgate, Kent (aged 56 years 40 days)

Major teams Gentlemen of the South, I Zingari, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (roundarm)

Education Harrow School

Relation Father-in-law - A Cowburn, Uncle - JGB Ponsonby, Uncle - FGB Ponsonby, Uncle - SCB Ponsonby, Brother-in-law - WA Smith-Masters

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 9 1 75 36 9.37 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 5 173 93 1 1/9 93.00 3.22 173.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1874 - 1879
Profile

Spender Gore's impact on the world of cricket was minimal. A good club cricketer, he captained the Harrow XI and made two appearances for Surrey as well as first-class outings for I Zingari and Gentlemen of the South.

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1869

The Harrow XI during the match against Eton in 1869. Back row, (left to right): George Macan, AJ Begbie, W Law; Front row: Charles Walker, Frederick Alexander Currie, WP Crake, Spencer Gore, William Openshaw, Edward Peter Baily, AA Apcar and CT Giles

The Harrow XI during the match against Eton in 1869

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Notes

Wimbledon Gentlemen's Singles champion 1877

Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 21
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
North Group: Worcs v Lancashire at Worcester - Jul 21
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
North Group: Leics v Northants at Leicester - Jul 21
Northants won by 2 runs (D/L method)
South Group: Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval - Jul 21
Surrey won by 15 runs
North Group: Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Jul 21
Yorkshire won by 29 runs
South Group: Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford - Jul 21
Essex won by 7 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
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