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Robert Dower
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Robert Dower

South Africa

INTL CAREER: 1899 - 1899

Full Name

Robert Reid Dower

Born

June 04, 1876, Kokstad, Cape Colony

Died

September 15, 1964, Cape Town, Cape Province, (aged 88y 104d)

Batting Style

Right hand bat

TEAMS

Wisden obituary
Robert Reid Dower, who died at Cape Town, where he was an attorney, on September 16, aged 88, was the oldest surviving South African Test cricketer. He played in the first of the two Tests with Lord Hawke's team in 1898-99 at Johannesburg. He assisted Cape Colony and Eastern Province.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50s6sCtSt
Test120994.5000020
FC612082176.830050
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test1------------
FC6510----000
Robert Reid Dower
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Debut/Last Matches - Player

FC Matches
Span
1896/97 - 1906/07