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Full name Cuthbert James Burnup

Born November 21, 1875, Blackheath, Kent

Died April 5, 1960, North End, Golders Green, Middlesex (aged 84 years 136 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Gentlemen, Kent, London County

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Malvern: Cambridge University

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 228 395 25 13614 200 36.79 26 107 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 228 3178 98 6/36 32.42 4 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1895 - 1901
Profile

Cuthbert James Burnup, one of the great names in Kent cricket in the early years of this century, died in London on April 5 at the age of 84. He was born at Blackheath on November 21, 1875, and was educated at Malvern, where he was in the XI for three years, and at Cambridge, playing against Oxford in 1896-97-98. He was a particularly fine opening batsman, a moq consistent run-getter throughout his career, and equally happy on all kinds of wickets.

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Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1903
Burnup also won Blues at association football

Country Fixtures Country Results
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 126/3 (41.5 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 40/1 (16.1 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 88/0 (29.1 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 Yorkshire 196/5 (51.3 ov)
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 42/1 (15.1 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 178/2 (52.3 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 Leics 321/4 (90.4 ov)
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 346/4 (96.4 ov)
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