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David Gower

Full name:David Ivon Gower
Born:1st April 1957, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England
Batting:Left-hand batsman
Bowling:Right-arm off-break
Occasional wicket-keeper
Biography:Awarded MBE for services to cricket; awarded OBE in 1992 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to cricket
Teams:England (Test: 1978-1992); England (ODI: 1978-1990/91); England (World Cup: 1979-1983); Leicestershire (Main FC: 1975-1989); Marylebone Cricket Club (Main FC: 1977-1987); Hampshire (Main FC: 1990-1993); Leicestershire (Main ListA: 1975-1989); Hampshire (Main ListA: 1990-1993); Marylebone Cricket Club (Main ListA: 1990); DH Robins' XI (Other FC: 1977/78-1978); England (Other FC: 1978-1992); Young England (Other FC: 1978); England XI (Other FC: 1978/79-1990/91); DH Robins' XI (Other ListA: 1977/78); England (Other ListA: 1978-1990/91); England XI (Other ListA: 1978/79-1990/91); Young England (Other ListA: 1980); England Young Cricketers (Under-19 Test: 1976); England Young Cricketers (Under-19 ODI: 1976); England Young Cricketers (Under-19 two innings: 1976); England Young Cricketers (Under-19 limited overs: 1976); All teams
Leicestershire cap: 1977
Cricket Writers' Club Young Cricketer of the Year: 1978
Wisden Cricketer of the Year: 1979
Leicestershire Captain: 1984 - 1986, 1988 - 1989
Leicestershire benefit season: 1987 (raised 121,546 pounds)
Hampshire cap: 1990
Lists of matches and more detailed statistics
Articles:Bowling plans were stolen, says Botham

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Test Career Batting and Fielding (1978-1992)
England11720418823121544.25 183950.59 74
Test Career Bowling (1981/82-1986)
England3602011-120.00 0036.00 3.33

First-Class Career Batting and Fielding (1975-1993)
Overall448727702633922840.08 531362791
First-Class Career Bowling (1977-1991)
Overall260722743-4756.75 0065.00 5.23

ODI Career Batting and Fielding (1978-1990/91)
England1141118317015830.77 71275.15 44
ODI Career Bowling (1980/81-1985/86)

List A Career Batting and Fielding (1975-1993)
Overall430417491225515833.30 1956162
List A Career Bowling (1980/81-1988)

Under-19 Test Career Batting and Fielding (1976)
England Young Cricketers120594929.50 000

Under-19 ODI Career Batting and Fielding (1976)
England Young Cricketers110131313.00 000
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