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Frank Mitchell      

Full name Frank Mitchell

Born August 13, 1872, Market Weighton, Yorkshire

Died October 11, 1935, Blackheath, London (aged 63 years 59 days)

Major teams England, South Africa, Cambridge University, London County, Transvaal, Yorkshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Frank Mitchell
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 5 10 0 116 41 11.60 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 199 306 19 9176 194 31.97 17 39 148 2
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 199 1621 834 36 5/57 23.16 3.08 45.0 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Feb 14-16, 1899 scorecard
Last Test Australia v South Africa at Lord's, Jul 15-17, 1912 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1894 - 1914
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May 2, 1912

The three captains pose ahead of the ill-fated 1912 Triangular Tournament.  Frank Mitchell (South Africa, left), CB Fry (England, middle) and Syd Gregory (Australia, right)

The three captains pose ahead of the ill-fated 1912 Triangular Tournament

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1912

Frank Mitchell

Frank Mitchell

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1902

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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