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Alfred Bowerman

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAlfred James•Bowerman
Used nameAlfred•Bowerman
Born22 November 1873 in Broomfield, Somerset, England (GBR)
Died20 July 1947 in Brisbane, Queensland (AUS)
AffiliationsDevon & Somerset Wanderers, Castle Cary (GBR)
NOC Great Britain

Biography

Middle order batsman Alfred Bowerman played one County match as an amateur for Somerset in 1900, and another in 1905. He was, with Montagu Toller, one of the only two members in the 1900 Olympic team who played cricket at county level. Bowerman was a member of the Castle Cary club, and was the top scorer in the Olympic match with 59 runs in the second innings.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Cricket GBR Alfred Bowerman
Cricket, Men (Olympic) Devon and Somerset Wanderers 1 Gold

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