Stanley Saville      

Full name Stanley Herbert Saville

Born November 21, 1889, Bruce Grove, Tottenham, Middlesex

Died February 22, 1966, Upperton, Eastbourne, Sussex (aged 76 years 93 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm slow

Education Marlborough College; Cambridge University

Relation Brother - CA Saville

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 90 140 12 2784 141* 21.75 2 60 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 90 197 4 2/29 49.25 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1910-1928
Profile

Stanley Saville, who died in an Eastbourne nursing home after a long illness on February 22, aged 76, gained his Blue as a batsman for Cambridge in four years from 1911 to 1914, being captain in the last season. He met with little success in the University matches, but he hit 101 against Free Foresters in 1913 and 141 not out from the Army bowling the following summer. He was in the Marlborough XI of 1907 and played a few times for Middlesex before and after the 1914 war. A fine hockey player at inside-right, Sammy Saville captained England and won 37 International caps at a time when matches were fewer than they are today. He had been President of the Hockey Association since 1951.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Apr 20-23
Hampshire 231/5
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street - Apr 20-23
Durham 308 Somerset 7/0
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Apr 20-23
Glamorgan 47/6
Kent v Leics at Canterbury
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Apr 20-23
Lancashire 247 Warwickshire 63/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds - Apr 20-23
Yorkshire 328/7
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