George Brown      

Full name George Brown

Born April 27, 1783, Stoughton, Sussex

Died June 25, 1857, Sompting, Sussex (aged 74 years 59 days)

Major teams Hampshire, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style (unknown arm) fast (underarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 51 96 4 1053 70 11.44 0 51 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 51 68+ 89 6/? 11.33* 5 1
Career statistics
First-class debut England v Hampshire XI at Lord's, Jun 29-30, 1819 scorecard
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Sussex XI at Lord's, Jun 18-19, 1838 scorecard
Profile

George Brown was a fast bowler from Brighton who beat George Osbaldeston in a challenge match in 1818, an outcome that led to Osbaldeston to scratch his name off the membership list of the MCC.
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Latest Articles
Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire won by an innings and 47 runs
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Middlesex won by 9 wickets
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Match drawn
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 & 283/9d Lancashire 308 & 19/0 (6 ov, target 414)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 366 Worcs 283 & 13/0 (5 ov, target 324)
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 & 160/1 (37 ov) Cambridge U 346
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 440/6 (89.4 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval - Jul 1
Surrey won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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