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 Worcs at Derby - Aug 31-Sep 3
Derbyshire 356 Worcs 287/6
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Aug 31-Sep 3
Durham 253 & 242/8 Notts 188
Hampshire v Leics at Southampton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Leics 303 Hampshire 128/0
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Aug 31-Sep 3
Glamorgan 329 Kent 253/5
Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Aug 31-Sep 3
Lancashire 278 Yorkshire 470/5
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - Aug 31-Sep 3
Warwickshire 362/8d Middlesex 52/1
Somerset v Northants at Taunton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Somerset 314 Northants 194/5
Surrey v NZ A at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 2
Surrey 101 & 153/4 NZ A 211
4th ODI: England v India at Birmingham - Sep 2
England 82/3 (24/50 ov)
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