Francis Buckland      

Full name Francis Matthew Buckland

Born August 27, 1854, Laleham-on-Thames, Middlesex

Died March 7, 1913, Bexhill-on-Sea, Sussex (aged 58 years 192 days)

Major teams Middlesex, Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium (roundarm)

Education Eton College; Oxford University

Relation Brother - EH Buckland

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 24 40 5 829 117* 23.68 2 21 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 24 3600 1199 71 6/48 16.88 1.99 50.7 4 2
Career statistics
First-class span 1874-1891
Profile

Francis Buckland was in the Eton XI in 1871-72-73 and the Oxford XI from 1875 to 1877 inclusive. At Eton he bowled slow medium-pace with a languid action but he lost some of his zip while at Oxford and was less effective. In three years at Eton he took 36 wickets against Winchester and 26 against Harrow.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
North Division: Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street - Jul 25
Durham won by 5 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
South Division: Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Jul 25
Glamorgan won by 8 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
South Division: Kent v Surrey at Canterbury - Jul 25
Kent won by 21 runs
South Division: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Jul 25
Somerset won by 22 runs
North Division: Warwickshire v Leics at Birmingham - Jul 25
Warwickshire won by 52 runs
North Division: Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds - Jul 25
Notts won by 6 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
South Division: Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford - Jul 25
Sussex won by 7 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
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