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Full name Cuthbert James Burnup

Born November 21, 1875, Blackheath, Kent

Died April 5, 1960, North End, Golders Green, Middlesex (aged 84 years 136 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Gentlemen, Kent, London County

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Malvern: Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 228 395 25 13614 200 36.79 26 107 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 228 3178 98 6/36 32.42 4 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1895 - 1901
Profile

Cuthbert James Burnup, one of the great names in Kent cricket in the early years of this century, died in London on April 5 at the age of 84. He was born at Blackheath on November 21, 1875, and was educated at Malvern, where he was in the XI for three years, and at Cambridge, playing against Oxford in 1896-97-98. He was a particularly fine opening batsman, a moq consistent run-getter throughout his career, and equally happy on all kinds of wickets.

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Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1903
Burnup also won Blues at association football

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - May 25-28
Leics 619 Derbyshire 532/8 (141 ov)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - May 26-29
Surrey 369 Essex 215/3 (80 ov)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea - May 26-29
Durham 342 Glamorgan 225/6 (59 ov)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells - May 26-29
Kent 369 & 116/0 (35 ov) Sussex 164
Northants v Worcs at Northampton - May 26-29
Northants 238 & 53/2 (18 ov) Worcs 434
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - May 26-29
Notts 430/9d Gloucs 149 & 37/1 (10.3 ov) (f/o)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - May 26-29
Hampshire 162 & 293 Somerset 197 & 39/0 (10 ov, target 259)
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