Sammy Day      

Full name Samuel Hulme Day

Born December 29, 1878, Peckham Rye, London

Died February 21, 1950, Chobham, Surrey (aged 71 years 54 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Kent

Also known as Sam

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Education Malvern College

Relation Brother - SE Day, Brother - AP Day

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 171 285 25 7722 152* 29.70 7 48 58 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 171 397 317 8 3/46 39.62 4.79 49.6 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1897-1919
Profile

DAY, MR. SAMUEL HULME, died at Chobham, Surrey, on February 21, aged 71. Captain of the Malvern College XI in 1897 and 1898, he obtained his Blue at Cambridge as a Freshman and played in the four Varsity matches of 1899 to 1902. In 1901 he led Cambridge, and in 1902 he made 117 not out against Oxford. A stylish batsman, who cut and drove to the off with special skill, Mr. Day played for Kent from 1897 to 1919 and scored 5,893 runs. While still at Malvern College he scored a century, 101 not out, against Gloucestershire at Cheltenham in his first county match, a unique feat. Sammy Day was also an excellent inside-forward at Association football. He played for Cambridge University in 1901, and in 1903 he helped Corinthians beat Bury, the Cup holders, by 10 goals to 3 and win the Sheriff of London Charity Shield. In 1906 he played in three Internationals for England.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
North Division: Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street - Jul 25
Northants 195/3 Durham 160/5 (17.3/20 ov)
South Division: Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Jul 25
Glamorgan won by 8 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
South Division: Kent v Surrey at Canterbury - Jul 25
Kent 175/7 Surrey 125/3 (15.4/20 ov)
South Division: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Jul 25
Somerset 183/3 Middlesex 128/6 (17/20 ov)
North Division: Warwickshire v Leics at Birmingham - Jul 25
Warwickshire 160/6 Leics 92/9 (16.4/20 ov)
North Division: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester - Jul 25
Worcs 209/4 Derbyshire 165/7 (17.5/20 ov)
North Division: Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds - Jul 25
Yorkshire 200/5 Notts 175/4 (17.5/20 ov)
South Division: Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford - Jul 25
Essex 225/3 Sussex 161/3 (14.1/20 ov)
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