Full name Alfred James Bowerman
Born November 22, 1873, Haygrove, Bridgwater, Somerset
Died 1959, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (aged 85 years)
Major teams Great Britain, Somerset
|First-class span||1900 - 1905|
Alfred Bowerman was a middle-order batsman played twice for Somerset with no success. A keen club cricketer, he played in the England side (in reality Devon Wanderers) that won the gold medal at the 1900 Paris Olympics. Bowerman top scored with 59. A timber merchant, he later emigrated to Australia.
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Stats highlights from the fourth day in Ranchi, where Cheteshwar Pujara batted for ages and the Australians toiled like they haven't had to in many years
For the third time this home season, the team took the lead after its opposition put up 400 batting first but the Ranchi effort was special
Also, which players have the most half-centuries without ever having made a hundred?
South Africa are set to play 14 Tests in nine months soon, so both fast bowlers, despite being sent home from New Zealand, should not lose hope
This Bangladesh are crazy if they think they can beat Sri Lanka in their own den. Right?
Under duress again, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim forged a match-winning partnership and contributed in the second innings to help Bangladesh create history