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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 Leics at Derby - May 25-28
Leics 619 Derbyshire 532/8 (141 ov)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - May 26-29
Surrey 369 Essex 215/3 (80 ov)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea - May 26-29
Durham 342 Glamorgan 225/6 (59 ov)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells - May 26-29
Kent 369 & 116/0 (35 ov) Sussex 164
Northants v Worcs at Northampton - May 26-29
Northants 238 & 53/2 (18 ov) Worcs 434
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - May 26-29
Notts 430/9d Gloucs 149 & 37/1 (10.3 ov) (f/o)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - May 26-29
Hampshire 162 & 293 Somerset 197 & 39/0 (10 ov, target 259)
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