Geoffrey Ogilvy

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Geoffrey Ogilvy
Personal information
Full name Geoffrey Littlejohn Ogilvy
Born (1906-01-25)25 January 1906
Lewisham, London, England
Died 20 January 1962(1962-01-20) (aged 55)
Dreemskerry, Maughold, Isle of Man
Batting Right-handed
Role Batsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
1936 Somerset
First-class debut 10 June 1936 Somerset v Sussex
Last First-class 30 June 1936 Somerset v Cambridge University
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 2
Runs scored 44
Batting average 14.66
100s/50s –/–
Top score 29
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 1/–
Source: CricketArchive, 20 March 2011

Geoffrey Littlejohn Ogilvy (25 January 1906 – 20 January 1962) played first-class cricket for Somerset in two matches in the 1936 season.[1] He was born at Lewisham in London and died at Dreemskerry, Maughold, Isle of Man.

Educated at St Bees School, Ogilvy was a right-handed middle-order batsman. He played in several Minor Counties matches for Dorset in 1931 and 1932.[2] His two first-class matches for Somerset were both in June 1936. Against Sussex he batted at No 4 and scored 29 and 3.[3] But later in the month he was at No 10 in the game against Cambridge University, scoring 12 in what was his last first-class innings.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geoffrey Ogilvy". www.cricketarchive.com. Retrieved 2011-03-15. 
  2. ^ "Minor Counties Championship Matches played by Geoffrey Ogilvy". www.cricketarchive.com. Retrieved 2011-03-18. 
  3. ^ "Scorecard: Sussex v Somerset". www.cricketarchive.com. 1936-06-10. Retrieved 2011-03-18. 
  4. ^ "Scorecard: Somerset v Cambridge University". www.cricketarchive.com. 1936-06-27. Retrieved 2011-03-18.