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William Scotton      

Full name William Henry Scotton

Born January 15, 1856, Nottingham

Died July 9, 1893, St John's Wood, London (aged 37 years 175 days)

Major teams England, Nottinghamshire

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium

Relation Cousin - G Howitt

William Henry Scotton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 15 25 2 510 90 22.17 0 3 0 4 0
First-class 237 377 33 6527 134 18.97 4 23 122 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 15 1 20 20 0 - - - 6.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 237 765 410 8 1/7 51.25 3.21 95.6 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Melbourne, Dec 31, 1881 - Jan 4, 1882 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Sydney, Feb 25-Mar 1, 1887 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1875 - 1891
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1966

William Scotton

William Scotton

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1966

William Scotton

William Scotton

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1882

William Scotton

William Scotton

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Match drawn
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Match drawn
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Sussex won by 10 wickets
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 131 & 100/4 (37 ov) (f/o)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 & 151/5 (38.2 ov) Gloucs 364/6d
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 & 236 Lancashire 196 & 41/1 (23.2 ov, target 349)
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