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Earl of Darnley      

Full name John Bligh

Born June 30, 1767, Ireland

Died March 17, 1831, Cobham Hall, Kent (aged 63 years 260 days)

Major teams Kent XI, Marylebone Cricket Club

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 24 45 2 163 21 3.79 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM 4w 5w 10
First-class 24 10 0+ 0+ 18 3/? 4/? 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Hornchurch v Marylebone Cricket Club at Hornchurch, Aug 6-7, 1789 scorecard
Last First-class Gentlemen of Kent v Gentlemen of England at Canterbury, Aug 17-18, 1848 scorecard
Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 Kent 399/8 (121.3 ov)
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 & 262/3 (80.3 ov) Essex 313
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 & 94/2 (32.4 ov) Gloucs 418
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 & 143/6 (51 ov) Notts 189
Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester - May 22-24
Lancashire won by an innings and 96 runs
Leics v Worcs at Leicester - May 22-24
Worcs won by 7 wickets
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 Middlesex 381/7 (130.2 ov)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Warwickshire 313 & 114 Durham 190 & 127/4 (49.2 ov, target 238)
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