Archibald Douglas      

Full name Archibald Philip Douglas

Born June 7, 1867, Norwood Green, Middlesex

Died January 24, 1953, Haines Hill, Taunton, Somerset (aged 85 years 231 days)

Major teams Europeans (India), Middlesex, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Dulwich College

Relation Brother - RN Douglas, Brother - J Douglas, Brother - S Douglas

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 9 14 1 328 91 25.23 0 3 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 9 183 48 8 6/34 6.00 1.57 22.8 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1887 - 1911/12
Profile

Colonel Archie Douglas, was one of four brothers who played for Middlesex. In the Dulwich XI from 1882 to 1884, he headed the batting averages in the last season, and did the same at Woolwich the next two years. On a few occasions in 1886 and 1887 he assisted Surrey, and afterwards appeared for Middlesex, the county of his birth. He also played much military cricket in India. During the Great War, when serving as Colonel of Royal Artillery (Indian Army), he was mentioned in dispatches and awarded the C.M.G. and the Serbian Order of the White Eagle (Fourth Class).
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
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)
South Group: Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's
Jul 2, 2015 (18:15 local | 17:15 GMT | 13:15 EDT | 12:15 CDT | 10:15 PDT)
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