Steven Crook      

Full name Steven Paul Crook

Born May 28, 1983, Adelaide, South Australia

Current age 35 years 50 days

Major teams Lancashire, Middlesex, Northamptonshire, South Australia Under-17s, South Australia Under-19s

Nickname Crookster

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Rostrevor College

Relation Brother - AR Crook

Steven Paul Crook
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 105 142 19 3926 145 31.91 5184 75.73 5 21 35 0
List A 91 67 9 1244 100 21.44 1223 101.71 1 5 18 0
T20s Insights on t20 126 95 26 1283 63 18.59 979 131.05 0 3 96 54 37 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 105 12492 8211 207 5/48 39.66 3.94 60.3 9 3 0
List A 91 3001 2887 84 5/36 5/36 34.36 5.77 35.7 3 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 126 93 1531 2162 73 3/19 3/19 29.61 8.47 20.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Glamorgan v Northamptonshire at Cardiff, Jun 25-28, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester, May 18, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Durham at Northampton, May 27, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jul 13, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Northants v Worcs Worcester 13 Jul 2018 T20
4 Northants v Lancashire Manchester 8 Jul 2018 T20
0/12, 18 Northants v Notts Northampton 6 Jul 2018 T20
1*, 0/34 Northants v Leics Northampton 4 Jul 2018 T20
22, 0/33 Nthants 2nd v Warwcks 2nd Northampton 2 Jul 2018 Other T20
18* Nthants 2nd v Warwcks 2nd Northampton 2 Jul 2018 Other T20
33, 0/18, 73, 0/12 Northants v Glamorgan Cardiff 25 Jun 2018 FC
35, 3/11, 1/54 Northants v Gloucs Northampton 20 Jun 2018 FC
0 Northants v Durham Northampton 27 May 2018 LA
2/27, 1 Northants v Lancashire Northampton 23 May 2018 LA
Profile

Steven Crook, an Australian-born skiddy seam bowler and hard-hitting lower-order batsmen, started his first-class career at Lancashire but had limited chances to show his worth. After a loan move to Northamptonshire at the end of the 2005 season, he made a permanent switch for 2006 where he earned greater chances in the one-day arena. Injury ravaged much of his time at Northants but he found other outlets to express himself, including a stint as lead singer of the band Juliet the Sun. The Sun newspaper even credited their track, Time For Heroes, as one of the reasons that England won the Ashes.

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May 25, 2017

Steven Crook on the attack, Northants v Worcestershire, Wantage Road, May 25, 2017

Steven Crook on the attack

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Aug 20, 2016

Steven Crook struck in his first over, Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Steven Crook struck in his first over

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Jul 22, 2016

Steven Crook hit 43 off 26 balls but it was not enough, Yorkshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Headingley, July 22, 2016

Steven Crook hit 43 off 26 balls but it was not enough

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