Charles Grieve

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Charles Grieve
Personal information
Full name Charles Frederick Grieve
Born (1913-10-01)1 October 1913
Manila, Rizal, Philippines
Died 1 June 2000(2000-06-01) (aged 86)
Ludlow, Shropshire, England
Batting Right-handed
Domestic team information
Years Team
1936 Oxford University
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 1
Runs scored 8
Batting average 4.00
100s/50s –/–
Top score 6
Balls bowled 30
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 1/–
Source: Cricinfo, 28 February 2011

Charles Frederick Grieve (1 October 1913 in Manila, Philippines – 1 June 2000 in Ludlow, Shropshire, England) was a rugby union player who played for Scotland. He was also a notable cricketer for Guernsey and Oxford University. He was born in Manila in the Philippines and was educated at Ampleforth College in England,

Rugby union[edit]

Grieve was capped for Scotland against Wales in 1935.

Grieve was also on the 1938 British Lions tour to South Africa.

He played club rugby with Oxford University RFC

Cricket[edit]

Grieve was a right-handed batsman. He represented Ampleforth on the 1st XI.[1]

Later progressing to Oxford University, he represented the University cricket club in a single first-class match against Derbyshire in 1936.[2] In this match he scored 6 runs in the University's first-innings before being dismissed by George Pope and in their second-innings he 2 runs before being dismissed by Tommy Mitchell.[3] In 1934, he had played his only match for Guernsey against the Marylebone Cricket Club in what was a non first-class fixture. Opening the batting in Guernsey's first-innings, he scored a century and in their second he scored 6 runs.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Other matches played by Charles Grieve". CricketArchive. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Charles Grieve". CricketArchive. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Oxford University v Derbyshire". CricketArchive. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 
  4. ^ "Guernsey v Marylebone Cricket Club". CricketArchive. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 

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