Robert Douglas      

Full name Robert Noel Douglas

Born November 9, 1868, Norwood Green, Middlesex

Died February 27, 1957, Colyton, Devon (aged 88 years 110 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Eton College: Cambridge University

Relation Brother - AP Douglas, Brother - J Douglas, Brother - S Douglas

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 75 122 7 2669 131 23.20 1 15 48 3
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 75 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1890 - 1905
Profile

The Rev. Robert Douglas played both cricket and rugby football for Cambridge. He went to the University from Dulwich College in 1889 and for the three following years appeared against Oxford at Lord's, scoring as opening batsman an aggregate of 97 runs in the six innings. Twice he assisted Gentlemen against Players and he later turned out first for Surrey and then for Middlesex. Altogether he hit 2,661 runs in first-class cricket, average 23.13. He played as a forward in the University rugby match of 1891 and also helped the Harlequins. He was a master at Uppingham before serving as headmaster of Giggleswick from 1910 to 1931.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Cambridge - Jul 26-29
England U19 500/9d S Lanka U19 96/2 (37 ov)
North Group: Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Jul 27
Northants won by 23 runs
North Group: Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Jul 27
Yorkshire won by 2 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
North Group: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth - Jul 27
Durham won by 4 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
North Group: Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - Jul 27
Lancashire 281/8 Derbyshire 139/2 (28.1/50 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval - Jul 27
Surrey 323/8 Gloucs 147/8 (30.3/50 ov)
South Group: Sussex v Hampshire at Hove - Jul 27
Hampshire 268/9 Sussex 117/4 (30.4/50 ov)
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