John Hartley      

Full name John Cabourn Hartley

Born November 15, 1874, Lincoln

Died March 8, 1963, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire (aged 88 years 113 days)

Major teams England, Oxford University, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 0 15 9 3.75 0 0 2 0 2 0
First-class 84 128 21 1380 84* 12.89 0 2 53 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 192 115 1 1/62 1/93 115.00 3.59 192.0 0 0 0
First-class 84 10488 5767 227 8/161 25.40 3.29 46.2 12 4
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Mar 10-14, 1906 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 30-Apr 2, 1906 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1895-1926
Profile

Colonel John Cabourn Hartley, who died on March 8, aged 88, played as a slow-medium bowler for Oxford University and England. In the Tonbridge XI of 1893, he gained a Blue at Oxford in 1896 and the following year. In the first match against Cambridge he bore a leading part in a victory by four wickets, scoring 43 and taking 11 wickets for 239. When dismissing eight men on the opening day for 161 runs, he bowled W. G. Grace, junior, son of the great Doctor, for the first of his two ducks in the match. Hartley went to America with Frank Mitchell's team in 1893 and, as a member of P. F. Warner's M.C.C. side in South Africa in 1905-06, took part without much success in two Test matches. He later played occasionally for Sussex. He served in the South African War and the First World War, being twice wounded and four times mentioned in dispatches.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Worcs at Derby - Aug 31-Sep 3
Derbyshire 356 Worcs 308/8
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Aug 31-Sep 3
Durham 253 & 266/8 Notts 188
Hampshire v Leics at Southampton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Leics 303 Hampshire 150/0
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Aug 31-Sep 3
Glamorgan 329 Kent 280/5
Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Aug 31-Sep 3
Lancashire 278 Yorkshire 495/5
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - Aug 31-Sep 3
Warwickshire 362/8d Middlesex 65/3
Somerset v Northants at Taunton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Somerset 314 Northants 202/6
Surrey v NZ A at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 2
Surrey 101 & 178/4 NZ A 211
4th ODI: England v India at Birmingham - Sep 2
England 117/5 (33.3/50 ov)
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