George Owston

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George Owston
Personal information
Full name George Welborn Owston
Born 7 December 1800
Died 10 September 1848
Batting style unknown hand
Bowling style unknown
Role batsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
1826 Sheffield and Leicester (combined team)
1821–29 Leicester Cricket Club
Career statistics
Source: Arthur Haygarth, 22 June 2013

George Welborn Owston (born 7 December 1800 at Leicester; died 10 September 1848 at Leicester) was an English cricketer who was recorded in one first-class match in 1826 when he played for a combined Sheffield and Leicester team, scoring 0 runs in his only innings and holding one catch. Owston played for Leicester Cricket Club from 1821 to 1829.[1]


  1. ^ "George Owston". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 June 2013. 


  • Haygarth, Arthur (1862). Scores & Biographies, Volume 1 (1744–1826). Lillywhite.