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Nat Thomson      

Full name Nathaniel Frampton Davis Thomson

Born May 29, 1839, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales

Died September 2, 1896, Burwood, New South Wales (aged 57 years 96 days)

Major teams Australia, New South Wales

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 0 67 41 16.75 0 0 0 3 0
First-class 27 51 1 705 73 14.10 0 3 23 7
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 2 112 31 1 1/14 1/14 31.00 1.66 112.0 0 0 0
First-class 27 1472 512 23 3/13 22.26 2.08 64.0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Melbourne, Mar 15-19, 1877 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Mar 31-Apr 4, 1877 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Victoria v New South Wales at Melbourne, Jan 11-13, 1858 scorecard
Last First-class 1879/80
Profile

Nat Thomson was a major figure in the early days of Australian cricket, playing regularly, but without any great success at first-class level, for New South Wales for 20 years. He appeared in the first two Tests in 1876-77 as an opening batsman - he was the first man to be dismissed in Tests - and his career effectively ended when business commitments meant that he was unable to accept an invitation to tour England in 1878.

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