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David Jowett      

Full name David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett

Born January 24, 1931, Clifton Park, Bristol

Died January 7, 2000, Banbury, Oxfordshire (aged 68 years 348 days)

Major teams Oxford University

Also known as Jumbo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

David Colin Patrick Robert Jowett
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 50 73 25 578 57 12.04 0 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 50 4074 125 7/132 32.59 3 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1952-1958
Profile

A medium-pace offpsinner and middle-order batsman, Jumbo Jowett won four Blues for Oxford between 1952 and 1955 and also represented Dorset between 1952 and 1960. His best bowling was 7 for 132 against Surrey at Guildford in 1954 and a few days later hit a career-best 57 against Warwickshire at Edgbaston. He had to odd distinction of never appearing on a winning side in any of his first-class matches.
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David Jowett

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street - Sep 15-17
Durham won by an innings and 219 runs
Hampshire v Kent at Southampton - Sep 15-18
Kent 507 Hampshire 351 & 110/1 (f/o)
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Sep 15-18
Sussex 391 & 244/3 Notts 413
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Sep 15-18
Somerset 523/9d Middlesex 223 & 140/1 (f/o)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval - Sep 15-17
Derbyshire won by 8 wickets
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