Jack O'Connor      

Full name John Denis Alphonsus O'Connor

Born September 9, 1875, Burrowa, Sydney, New South Wales

Died August 23, 1941, Lewisham, Sydney, New South Wales (aged 65 years 348 days)

Major teams Australia, New South Wales, South Australia

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 4 8 1 86 20 12.28 0 0 0 3 0
First-class 50 77 18 695 54 11.77 0 2 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 8 692 340 13 5/40 8/150 26.15 2.94 53.2 0 1 0
First-class 50 10937 5255 224 7/36 23.45 2.88 48.8 18 5
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Adelaide, Jan 10-16, 1908 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Birmingham, May 27-29, 1909 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1904-1910
Profile

A right-arm fast-medium bowler with an ability to cut the ball off the pitch both ways, Jack O'Connor made his debut against England at Adelaide in 1907-08, taking 8 for 150 in the match. He followed with another four wickets in the fourth Test, but went wicketless in the final match at Sydney. He toured England in 1909, playing only the first Test at Birmingham where he took one wicket. One the tour as a whole he took 77 wickets at 16.01.
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A portrait of the Australian team that contested the 1909 Ashes in England

A portrait of the Australian team that contested the 1909 Ashes in England

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