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John Hickson      

Full name John Arnold Einem Hickson

Born December 22, 1864, Hornsey, Middlesex

Died January 2, 1945, Surbiton, Surrey (aged 80 years 11 days)

Major teams Middlesex, Transvaal

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Other Umpire

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 4 5 1 11 11 2.75 0 0 8 1
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1889/90 - 1896
Umpiring statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 25-26, 1889 scorecard
Test matches 1
Test statistics
Profile

John Hickson played four games for Middlesex with no success. He was a good tennis player, playing in the men's doubles at Wimbledon, and a scratch golfer. He played cricket in South Africa and in 1888-89 he stood as the umpire in the second Test between England and South Africa at Newlands even though he was only 24.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire won by an innings and 47 runs
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Middlesex won by 9 wickets
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Match drawn
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 & 283/9d Lancashire 308 & 19/0 (6 ov, target 414)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 366 Worcs 283 & 13/0 (5 ov, target 324)
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 & 160/1 (37 ov) Cambridge U 346
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 440/6 (89.4 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval - Jul 1
Surrey won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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