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Sir Neville Syfret      

Full name Edward Neville Syfret

Born June 20, 1889, Newlands, Cape Town, Cape Province, South Africa

Died December 10, 1972, Highgate Village, Middlesex (aged 83 years 173 days)

Major teams Royal Navy

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Diocesan College, Cape Town

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 1 2 0 30 30 15.00 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1912 - 1912
Profile

Admiral Sir Neville Syfret played once for Navy v Army at Lord's in 1912 making 0 and 30. He was decorated in World War Two for his part in the Malta convoys and commanded the forces that invaded Madagascar.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: West Indies v England at Bridgetown - May 1-5
England 257 & 123 West Indies 189 & 70/3
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 Durham 157/4
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 Gloucs 77/0
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 47/2
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 300/5
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 198/6
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 Worcs 35/2
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