Charles Marriott      

Full name Charles Stowell Marriott

Born September 14, 1895, Heaton Moor, Lancashire

Died October 13, 1966, Dollis Hill, Middlesex (aged 71 years 29 days)

Major teams England, Cambridge University, Kent, Lancashire

Also known as Father
Birth registered as Charlie Stowell Marriott

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Charles Stowell Marriott
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 159 178 48 574 21 4.41 0 0 47 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 247 96 11 6/59 11/96 8.72 2.33 22.4 0 2 1
First-class 159 37223 14304 711 8/98 20.11 2.30 52.3 48 10
Career statistics
Only Test England v West Indies at The Oval, Aug 12-15, 1933 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1919-1938
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Wisden Obituary
Marriott, Charles Stowell, who died on October 13, aged 71, was one of the best legbreak and googly bowlers of his era. He learned his cricket in Ireland, where he was educated at St. Columba's, and gained a Blue at Cambridge in 1920 and 1921, meeting with remarkable success in the University matches. In 1920, when rain prevented play on the first two days, he took seven wickets for 69 runs and in the following season he played a leading part in a triumph for the Light Blues in an innings with 24 runs to spare by dismissing seven Oxford batsmen in the match for 111 runs.

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1934

CS 'Father' Marriott

CS 'Father' Marriott

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Aug 1933

CS 'Father' Marriott in action

CS 'Father' Marriott in action

© The Cricketer International

May 3, 1922

The Cambridge side of 1922. Back: AG Doggart, MD Lyon, CAF Fiddian Green, JL Bryan. Middle: CS Marriott, H Ashton, G Ashton, GCH Gibson, APF Chapman. Front: ET Ashton, RG Evans,

The Cambridge side of 1922

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