Charles Bennett (cricketer)

Charles Oatley Bennett (15 August 1872 – 23 May 1921) played first-class cricket for Somerset in 1902.[1] He was born at Ticehurst, East Sussex and died at Bath, Somerset.

Charles Bennett
Personal information
Full nameCharles Oatley Bennett
Born(1872-08-15)15 August 1872
Ticehurst, Sussex, England
Died23 May 1921(1921-05-23) (aged 48)
Walcot, Bath, Somerset, England
BattingRight-handed
BowlingLeg-break
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1902Somerset
Career statistics
Competition FC
Matches 2
Runs scored 10
Batting average 5.00
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 6
Catches/stumpings 1/–
Source: CricketArchive, 22 December 2015

Educated at Haileybury College, Bennett was a right-handed lower-order batsman and a leg-break bowler, though he did not bowl in first-class cricket. He appeared in two matches for Somerset in June 1902, but was not successful, with a highest score of only 6.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Charles Bennett". www.cricketarchive.com. Retrieved 21 March 2011.