Spencer Gore      

Full name Spencer William Gore

Born March 10, 1850, Wimbledon Common, Surrey

Died April 19, 1906, Ramsgate, Kent (aged 56 years 40 days)

Major teams Gentlemen of the South, I Zingari, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (roundarm)

Education Harrow School

Relation Father-in-law - A Cowburn, Uncle - JGB Ponsonby, Uncle - FGB Ponsonby, Uncle - SCB Ponsonby, Brother-in-law - WA Smith-Masters

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 9 1 75 36 9.37 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 5 173 93 1 1/9 93.00 3.22 173.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1874 - 1879
Profile

Spender Gore's impact on the world of cricket was minimal. A good club cricketer, he captained the Harrow XI and made two appearances for Surrey as well as first-class outings for I Zingari and Gentlemen of the South.

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1869

The Harrow XI during the match against Eton in 1869. Back row, (left to right): George Macan, AJ Begbie, W Law; Front row: Charles Walker, Frederick Alexander Currie, WP Crake, Spencer Gore, William Openshaw, Edward Peter Baily, AA Apcar and CT Giles

The Harrow XI during the match against Eton in 1869

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Notes

Wimbledon Gentlemen's Singles champion 1877

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 & 49/0d Derbyshire 77/2d & 164/7
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Leics won by 6 wickets
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan won by 10 wickets
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 & 202/6 Worcs 403/5d
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 & 187 Middlesex 260 & 91/3
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-3
Notts won by 159 runs
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