Frederick Gross      

Full name Frederick Albert Gross

Born September 17, 1902, South Stoneham, Hampshire

Died March 11, 1975, Birmingham, Warwickshire (aged 72 years 175 days)

Major teams Hampshire, Warwickshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 35 45 17 202 32* 7.21 0 0 18 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 35 3251 1926 51 5/53 37.76 3.55 63.7 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1924 - 1934
Profile

Frederick Albert Gross, who died in Birmingham on March 11, aged 72, was a leg-spin bowler who played as an amateur for Hampshire from 1924 to 1929 and for Warwickshire in one match in 1934, in which he caught and bowled Len Hutton in his first Championship innings for Yorkshire. During the 1930s and 1940s he played for Mitchells & Butlers in the Birmingham League.
The Cricketer, June 1975

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-8
Leics 159 Kent 44/2 (14 ov)
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 293/7 (88.4 ov)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 145/6 (56 ov)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 (66.2 ov)
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Chesterfield - Jul 5
Northants won by 3 runs (D/L method)
North Group: Worcs v Durham at Worcester - Jul 5
Worcs won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
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