Lord Hamilton      

Full name George Francis Hamilton (Lord Hamilton)

Born December 17, 1845, Brighton, Sussex

Died September 22, 1927, Marylebone, London (aged 81 years 279 days)

Major teams Marylebone Cricket Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (underarm)

Education Harrow School

Relation Nephew - GWM Scott

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 1 2 0 7 5 3.50 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 12 0 - - - - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1864 - 1864
Profile

Lord George Francis Hamilton, GCSI, third son of the first Duke of Abercorn, was born at Brighton on December 17, 1845, and died in London on September 22, aged 81. Scores and Biographies described him as a hard hitter, an active field, generally at cover-slip, and an exceedingly straight and fast under-hand bowler. In 1862 he only just failed to secure a place in the Harrow XI. He had been a member of the MCC for 64 years, and in 1881 was the club's president. He had served on the committee of the now long-defunct Prince's Club, and in 1919 was president of Kent. From 1876 until 1906 Lord George was vice-president of the Middlesex. He held office as First Lord of the Admiralty for six years, and was Secretary of State for India for eight. At Chislehurst in 1864 he did the hat-trick for Peripateties v. West Kent.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 350 England 253/5
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Notts v Durham at Nottingham
May 31, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
South Group: Somerset v Kent at Taunton
May 31, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days