Jack Newman      

Full name John Alfred Newman

Born November 12, 1884, Southsea, Hampshire

Died December 21, 1973, Groote Schuur, Cape Town, Cape Province, South Africa (aged 89 years 39 days)

Major teams Canterbury, Hampshire, Maharaja of Cooch-Behar's XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Umpire, Coach

John Alfred Newman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 541 841 129 15364 166* 21.57 10 69 320 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 541 102779 51397 2054 9/131 25.02 3.00 50.0 134 35
Career statistics
First-class span 1906 - 1930
Profile

John Alfred Newman, who died in a Cape Town hospital on December 27, aged 89, rendered splendid all-round service to Hampshire for 25 years. He began with them in 1906 and continued till 1930. In that time he hit 15,333 runs, including nine centuries, for an average of 21.65, took 2,032 wickets at 24.20 runs apiece and held 296 catches. This lean but wiry player performed the cricketers" double five times between 1921 and 1928, being first to do so-on July 31-in 1921.

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Lionel Tennyson (front) and Jack Newman

Lionel Tennyson (front) and Jack Newman

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Jack Newman (Hampshire)

Jack Newman (Hampshire)

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Apr 19-22
Lancashire 293 & 345 Derbyshire 274 & 27/2
Essex v Kent at Chelmsford - Apr 19-21
Essex won by 5 wickets
Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff - Apr 19-22
Surrey 563/7d Glamorgan 419
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - Apr 19-22
Notts 428 & 74/3 Yorkshire 441
Sussex v Worcs at Hove - Apr 19-22
Sussex 345 & 290 Worcs 389 & 47/0
Warwickshire v Hampshire at Birmingham - Apr 19-22
Hampshire 319 & 339 Warwickshire 280 & 47/0
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