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Gordon Fairbairn      

Full name Gordon Armytage Fairbairn

Born June 26, 1892, Logan Downs, Queensland, Australia

Died November 5, 1973, Ocean Grove, Victoria, Australia (aged 81 years 132 days)

Major teams Cambridge University, Middlesex

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Education Church of England Grammar School, Geelong; Cambridge University

Relation Brother - SG Fairbairn

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 32 52 9 971 112 22.58 1 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 32 2396 80 5/55 29.95 6 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1912 - 1924
Profile

Gordon Fairbairn, who died on November 5, aged 81, was educated at the Church of England Grammar School, Geelong, before going up to Cambridge, where he gained his Blue in 1913, 1914 and 1919. In the last year he also played for Middlesex.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire 557/6d Durham 140/5 (42 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Hampshire 176 Middlesex 298/8 (109 ov)
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Sussex 601/6d Warwickshire 62/3 (26 ov)
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 388/6 (96 ov)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 Worcs 89/2 (28.5 ov)
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