Name: George Giffen
Date of birth: 27/03/1859
International Team: N/A
Domestic Team: N/A
Role: All Rounder
Bowling Style: Unknown
Batting Style: Right-hand
- Test debut v England in Melbourne, December 31st 1881.
- An amazing all-rounder, who featured in the historic Australia ashes win in 1882.
- Topped both the batting and bowling averages on the 1884 Tour scoring 1,454 runs and taking 162 wickets.
- Bowled right-hand somewhere below medium pace with considerable pace.
- Declined the change to Tour in 1888 and 1890.
- Referred to as the WG Grace of Australia.
- Scored 18 centuries in first-class cricket.
- Died in Adelaide aged 68.
International Career Overview
|Career Span:||1881-1896||Innings Bowled:||43|
|Highest Score:||161||Best bowling in Innings:||7/117|