Francis Austin

Full name: Francis Elwin Wilday Gardiner Austin
Born: 10 Apr 1882, Enmore, St Michael, Barbados
Died: 23 Jan 1938, Wildey, St Michael, Barbados
Batting: Left-hand batsman
Bowling: Left-arm fast-medium
Relations: Brother-in-law: OW Weber; Brother: APG Austin; Brother: HBG Austin; Brother: JG Austin; Brother: MBG Austin; Nephew: AFG Austin
Teams: Guyana (Main FC: 1905); Barbados (Main FC: 1910-1913); All teams
Lists of matches and more detailed statistics

Francis Austin made his first class debut for British Guiana (Guyana) in 1905, played 2 matches as a left-arm fast bowler. In 1910 he made his debut for Barbados in the Inter-Colonial Tournament, as an opening batsman, but returned to bowling, with better success.

Several of the Austin siblings played first class cricket for Barbados and Guyana.

Batting and Fielding Averages
Team Format M I NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct
Guyana FC 2 4 0 3 2 0.75 0 0 3
All FC 10 12 0 25 12 2.08 0 0 13
Bowling Averages
Team Format Balls Mdns Runs Wkts BB Ave 5wI 10wM SR Econ
Guyana FC 222 4 144 5 2/110 28.80 0 0 44.40 3.89
All FC 883 20 524 25 5/29 20.96 1 0 35.32 3.56