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Victor Montagu      

Full name Victor Alexander Montagu

Born April 20, 1841, Westminster, London

Died January 30, 1915, Brompton, Kensington, London (aged 73 years 285 days)

Major teams Marylebone Cricket Club

Relation Father - Earl of Sandwich, Brother-in-law - Viscount Royston, Brother-in-law - WH Dyke

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 3 0 4 3 1.33 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1868 - 1869
Profile

The second son of the 7th Earl of Sandwich, he entered the Royal Navy at the age of 12 and rose to become a read admiral. A keen allround sportsman, he played cricket for the MCC, and also hunted and rode and sailed. His godmother was Queen Victoria and King Edward VII was among his closest friends.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 & 49/0d Derbyshire 77/2d & 118/4
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Leics won by 6 wickets
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan won by 10 wickets
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 & 170/5 Worcs 403/5d
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 & 187 Middlesex 260 & 44/0
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 448 & 135/0 Lancashire 429
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-3
Notts won by 159 runs
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