Full Name

John Gauntlett Hirsch

Born

February 20, 1883, South Africa

Died

February 26, 1958, Wynberg, Cape Town, Cape Province, South Africa, (aged 75y 6d)

John Hirshe was born in South Africa but was educated in England, attending Shrewsbury and Cambridge. Although he learned football at school he took up rugby at university to such good effect that he played for Eastern Province on his return home and toured Great Britain in 1906 with Paul Roos's Springbok side. His limited exposure to first-class cricket came with WG Grace's London County side. He subsequently became a member of parliament in South Africa.

John Hirsch Career Stats

Batting & Fielding

FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50sCtSt
FC61101665615.090140

Bowling

FormatMatBallsRunsWktsBBIAveEconSR5w10w
FC61449311/4193.003.87144.000

Debut/Last Matches of John Hirsch

FC Matches

Span
1903 - 1904

Recent Matches of John Hirsch

MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
London Count vs Surrey0 & 00/2013-Apr-1903The OvalFC