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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
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 & 7/0 (2.2 ov) Warwickshire 381/8d
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 206/5 (59.5 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 68/4 (32 ov) Kent 533/6d
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 & 30/1 (9.2 ov) Somerset 587/8d
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 230 Surrey 480 & 17/0 (4.2 ov, target 38)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 & 50/1d Worcs 201/3d & 0/0 (0.2 ov, target 401)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 98/6 (38.2 ov, target 452)
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