Robert Armstrong (cricketer)

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Robert Armstrong
Personal information
Full name Robert George Chadwick Armstrong
Born (1836-08-12)12 August 1836
Gravesend, Kent
Died 9 June 1863(1863-06-09) (aged 26)
Peckham, London
Domestic team information
Years Team
1859–1861 Kent
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 9
Runs scored 76
Batting average 6.90
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 10*
Balls bowled 44
Wickets 0
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 3/–
Source: CricInfo, 2 January 2012

Robert George Chadwick Armstrong (12 August 1836 –; 9 June 1863) was an English first-class cricketer. He was born at Gravesend, Kent and played nine times for Kent County Cricket Club between 1859 and 1861.

Armstrong made his first-class cricket debut for Kent against Middlesex in 1859. He made eight further first-class appearances for the county, the last of which came against England in 1861.[1] In his nine first-class matches, he scored 76 runs at an average of 6.90, with a high score of 10 not out.[2]

He died at Peckham, London on 9 June 1863.


  1. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Robert Armstrong". CricketArchive. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "First-class Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Robert Armstrong". CricketArchive. Retrieved 2 January 2012. 

External links[edit]

Robert Armstrong at ESPNcricinfo