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Albert Hornby      

Full name Albert Henry Hornby

Born July 29, 1877, Church Minshull, Cheshire

Died September 6, 1952, North Kilworth, Leicestershire (aged 75 years 39 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Lancashire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 292 439 41 9784 129 24.58 8 217 2
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 292 269 3 1/13 89.66 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1898 - 1914
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The England cricket team in 1880. Left to right: James Lillywhite, John Selby, Alfred Shaw, George Ulyett, Lord Harris, Walter Gilbert, Harry Jupp, Albert Hornby, W.G Grace, Bunny Lucas, G.F Grace, William Oscroft, Allan Gibson Steel, Ted Pooley, Richard Daft, Alexander Webbe, Tom Emmett, Billy Bates, Ephraim Lockwood, Richard Pilling and Fred Morley.

The England cricket team in 1880

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