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John Gunn      

Full name John Richmond Gunn

Born July 19, 1876, Hucknall Torkard, Nottinghamshire

Died August 21, 1963, Basford, Nottinghamshire (aged 87 years 33 days)

Major teams England, London County, Nottinghamshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

John Richmond Gunn
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 6 10 2 85 24 10.62 0 0 0 3 0
First-class 535 845 105 24557 294 33.18 40 129 247 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 6 9 999 387 18 5/76 8/164 21.50 2.32 55.5 1 1 0
First-class 535 68269 30461 1242 8/65 24.52 2.67 54.9 82 17
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Sydney, Dec 13-16, 1901 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Nottingham, May 29-31, 1905 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1896-1904
Profile

John Richmond Gunn, who died in hospital at Nottingham on August 21, aged 87, was a member of a celebrated Nottinghamshire cricketing family. Nephew of William Gunn and elder brother of George, he was uncle of G.V., all of whom, like himself, played for the county. A fine all-rounder, John Gunn made his first appearance for Nottinghamshire in 1896 and continued his professional career with the county till 1925. In that time he scored 24,601 runs, average 33.19, took 1,243 wickets at 24.50 runs each and held 233 catches.

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John Gunn

John Gunn

© Wisden

Aug 4, 1901

Rest of England XI which beat Yorkshire (County Champions) in 1901 -  (Back) RB Brooks, Albert Trott, Gilbert Jessop, George Wilson. (Middle) AO Jones, Plum Warner, Shrimp Leveson Gower, George Beldam, Charles Fry. (Front) John Gunn, Jimmy Sinclair.

Rest of England XI 1901

© Wisden

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1904

Tour Results
India v England at Dharamsala - Jan 27, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Jan 23, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
India won by 127 runs
India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
England won by 9 runs
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