Full name Kildare Dixon Borrowes
Born September 21, 1852, Exeter, Devon
Died October 19, 1924, Orpines, Wateringbury, Kent (aged 72 years 28 days)
Major teams Essex, Gentlemen of England, Middlesex
Batting style Right-hand bat
Fielding position Wicketkeeper
Education Cheltenham College
|First-class span||1882 - 1882|
Lieut.-Col. Sir Kildare Dixon Borrowes, 10th Bart. was a good free-hitting batsman and a very useful wicketkeeper. In 1870 and 1871 he was in the Cheltenham XI and in the latter year, when he was captain, scored 116 v. Liverpool and 99 v. Marlborough. He played for Essex in 1878 and for Middlesex in 1882. He took part in many regimental matches and other military games, especially for Aldershot Division. He also played for M.C.C. and the Yorkshire Gentlemen's C.C.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
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