George Jarvis

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George Jarvis (24 June 1800 at Radford, Nottingham – 27 March 1880 at Nottingham) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket from 1826 to 1841. He was a brother of Charles Jarvis.

Jarvis was a right-handed batsman and an underarm fast bowler. He played mainly for Nottingham Cricket Club and Nottinghamshire and made 37 known first-class appearances.[1] He represented the Players in the Gentlemen v Players series and played four times for North v. South from 1836 to 1838.

Jarvis scored 814 runs at an average of 12.71, with a highest score of 59. He took 13 catches and bowled 72 recorded deliveries, taking nine wickets and conceding sixteen runs.

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  1. ^ CricketArchive. Retrieved on 3 December 2008.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Arthur Haygarth, Scores & Biographies, Volumes 1-3 (1744–1848), Lillywhite, 1862