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Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

Born September 20, 1982, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 31 years 336 days

Major teams Lancashire, Lancashire 2nd XI, Lancashire Cricket Board, Matabeleland Tuskers

Nickname Horts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Colo High School, Sydney; Broadgreen Comp Liverpool; St Margaret's High School

Paul James Horton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 149 252 21 8823 209 38.19 18458 47.80 20 46 151 1
List A 99 90 12 2463 111* 31.57 2 13 37 0
Twenty20 73 67 13 1292 71* 23.92 1192 108.38 0 4 111 13 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 149 18 16 0 - - - 5.33 - 0 0 0
List A 99 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Durham at Manchester, Aug 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Glamorgan at Manchester, Aug 1-2, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
18* Lancashire v Leics Manchester 21 Aug 2014 LA
114, 3 Lancashire v Durham Manchester 15 Aug 2014 FC
0 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 14 Aug 2014 LA
43 Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 9 Aug 2014 LA
19 Lancashire v Derbyshire Derby 7 Aug 2014 LA
49 Lancashire v Essex Chelmsford 5 Aug 2014 LA
3 Lancashire v Glamorgan Manchester 1 Aug 2014 T20
57 Lancashire v Hampshire Manchester 27 Jul 2014 LA
38 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 26 Jul 2014 LA
8 Lancashire v Durham Manchester 24 Jul 2014 T20
Profile

Once regarded as a batsman whose measured style was best suited to four-day cricket, Paul Horton has become a versatile performer in all forms of the game, as adept at scoring runs quickly as building an innings patiently. He has also become one of the best slip fielders on the English county circuit.

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Jul 1, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt

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Jun 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire, Surrey v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, June 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire

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May 17, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total, Lancashire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Old Trafford, May 18, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - Aug 21
Derbyshire won by 53 runs
Group A: Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton - Aug 21
Yorkshire won by 6 wickets (with 127 balls remaining)
Group A: Lancashire v Leics at Manchester - Aug 21
Lancashire won by 8 wickets (with 120 balls remaining)
Group A: Northants v Essex at Northampton - Aug 21
Essex won by 4 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Middlesex v Indians at Lord's
Aug 22, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
5th Youth ODI: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Derby
Aug 22, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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