Gerald Hartigan      

Full name Gerald Patrick Desmond Hartigan

Born December 30, 1884, King William's Town, Cape Province

Died January 7, 1955, Addington, Durban, Natal (aged 70 years 8 days)

Major teams South Africa, Border

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 5 10 0 114 51 11.40 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 37 61 9 1535 176* 29.51 3 8 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 4 252 141 1 1/72 1/72 141.00 3.35 252.0 0 0 0
First-class 37 3924 1940 92 7/44 21.08 2.96 42.6 4 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Manchester, May 27-28, 1912 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Jan 1-5, 1914 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1903/04 - 1926/27
Profile

Gerald Patrick Desmond Hartigan, who died in a Durban hospital on January 7, aged 70, played for South Africa at both cricket and Association football. As a right-handed batsman and fast-medium bowler, he appeared for Border in the Currie Cup competition from 1903 to 1927, his highest innings being 176 not out against Eastern Province in 1910-11. In 1912 he was a member of the South African team who figured in the Triangular Tournament in England, but he played in only twelve matches, including two Tests, for, in returning a ball from the deep field, he fractured an arm. In 1913-14 he took part in the first three Test matches against the England touring side led by JWHT Douglas and at Johannesburg in the second was top scorer in the first innings with 51.
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