Wisden Cricketer / Players / Robert Douglas

Robert Douglas      

Full name Robert Noel Douglas

Born November 9, 1868, Norwood Green, Middlesex

Died February 27, 1957, Colyton, Devon (aged 88 years 110 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Eton College: Cambridge University

Relation Brother - AP Douglas, Brother - J Douglas, Brother - S Douglas

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 75 122 7 2669 131 23.20 1 15 48 3
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 75 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1890 - 1905
Profile

The Rev. Robert Douglas played both cricket and rugby football for Cambridge. He went to the University from Dulwich College in 1889 and for the three following years appeared against Oxford at Lord's, scoring as opening batsman an aggregate of 97 runs in the six innings. Twice he assisted Gentlemen against Players and he later turned out first for Surrey and then for Middlesex. Altogether he hit 2,661 runs in first-class cricket, average 23.13. He played as a forward in the University rugby match of 1891 and also helped the Harlequins. He was a master at Uppingham before serving as headmaster of Giggleswick from 1910 to 1931.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd unofficial Test: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla - Feb 24-27
Eng Lions 339/9 (91 ov)
UWI VC XI v England at Basseterre
Feb 25, 2017 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
WICB Pres XI v England at Basseterre
Feb 27, 2017 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
1st unofficial ODI: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla
Mar 2, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
1st ODI: West Indies v England at North Sound
Mar 3, 2017 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days