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Earl of Sandwich      

Full name John Montagu

Born November 8, 1811, Westminster, London

Died March 3, 1884, Westminster, London (aged 72 years 116 days)

Major teams Cambridge University

Also known as Succeeded as 7th Earl of Sandwich in May 1818

Education Eton College; Trinity College, Cambridge

Relation Son - VA Montagu

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 3 0 13 9 4.33 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 debut Cambridge Town XI v Cambridge University at Cambridge, Jul 5, 1831 scorecard
Last First-class Cambridge Town XI v Cambridge University at Cambridge, May 29-30, 1832 scorecard
Profile

John Montagu was a career politician who played twice for the university while at Cambridge. In 1831 he opened the batting against the town, but a year later in the corresponding game he batted down the order and was replaced by an approved substitute after the first day of the match.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - May 27-31
England 498/9d Sri Lanka 101 & 309/5 (84 ov) (f/o)
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Northants 444 Essex 274/2 (75 ov)
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Notts 534 Durham 193/4 (45 ov)
Somerset v Surrey at Taunton - May 28-31
Surrey 264 & 94/6 (52 ov) Somerset 102
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Derbyshire 150 Sussex 342/4 (90 ov)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 340/8 (96 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 342/3 (96 ov)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 341/8 (96 ov)
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 301/9 (95.2 ov)
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