David Jowett      

Full name David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett

Born January 24, 1931, Clifton Park, Bristol

Died January 7, 2000, Banbury, Oxfordshire (aged 68 years 348 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Also known as Jumbo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 50 73 25 578 57 12.04 0 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 50 4074 125 7/132 32.59 3 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1952 - 1958
Profile

A medium-pace offpsinner and middle-order batsman, Jumbo Jowett won four Blues for Oxford between 1952 and 1955 and also represented Dorset between 1952 and 1960. His best bowling was 7 for 132 against Surrey at Guildford in 1954 and a few days later hit a career-best 57 against Warwickshire at Edgbaston. He had to odd distinction of never appearing on a winning side in any of his first-class matches.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire won by an innings and 47 runs
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Middlesex won by 9 wickets
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Match drawn
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 & 283/9d Lancashire 308 & 19/0 (6 ov, target 414)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 366 Worcs 283 & 13/0 (5 ov, target 324)
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 & 160/1 (37 ov) Cambridge U 346
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 440/6 (89.4 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval - Jul 1
Surrey won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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