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Frederick Cuming

Full name: Frederick William Cuming
Gender: Male
Born: May 27, 1875 in Bradninch, Devon, Great Britain
Died: March 22, 1942 in Kensington, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: Devon & Somerset Wanderers, Castle Cary (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Cricket

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


An Old Blundellian, Frederick Cumming was the top scorer, with 38 runs, in Great Britain’s first innings total of 117 against France in 1900. He was the only batsman dismissed by the same bowler in both innings ([Arthur MacEvoy]). At the time of the Olympics, Cuming was a member of the Castle Cary team that made up most of the Devon & Somerset Wanderers XII. He also played for Exeter and Bradnich, and between 1900-03, played for the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), although he never played in a first class match.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 24 Paris Cricket Men's Cricket Devon and Somerset Wanderers GBR 1 Gold
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