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Tommy Scott      

Full name Oscar Charles Scott

Born August 14, 1892, Franklyn Town, Kingston, Jamaica

Died June 15, 1961, Matildas Corner, Kingston, Jamaica (aged 68 years 305 days)

Major teams West Indies, Jamaica

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 8 13 3 171 35 17.10 0 0 1 0 0
First-class 45 66 12 1317 94 24.38 0 9 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 8 11 1405 925 22 5/266 9/374 42.04 3.95 63.8 3 1 0
First-class 45 9582 5556 182 8/67 30.52 3.47 52.6 14 5
Career statistics
Test debut England v West Indies at Manchester, Jul 21-24, 1928 scorecard
Last Test Australia v West Indies at Sydney, Feb 27-Mar 4, 1931 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1910-1935
Profile

Oscar Charles Scott, who died at Kingston, Jamaica, on June 16, aged 67, played for Jamaica and in eight Test matches for the West Indies. A batsman and slow leg-break bowler, Tommy Scott toured England in 1928, playing in two Test matches. When visiting Australia in 1930-31, he took part in all five Tests and in the first at Adelaide he finished the Australian innings by dismissing four batsmen in nine deliveries without cost. In first-class cricket he scored 1,322 runs, average 22.40, and took 203 wickets for 28.70 runs each.
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