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Rob Newton      

Full name Robert Irving Newton

Born January 18, 1990, Taunton, Somerset

Current age 26 years 220 days

Major teams Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Robert Irving Newton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 64 110 9 3427 202* 33.93 5899 58.09 9 12 482 17 21 0
List A 32 29 1 760 88* 27.14 804 94.52 0 3 78 16 6 0
Twenty20 20 17 1 206 38 12.87 199 103.51 0 0 15 4 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 64 2 19 25 0 - - - 7.89 - 0 0 0
List A 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jul 29-31, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, Aug 13-16, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Middlesex v Northamptonshire at Uxbridge, Sep 19, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Surrey at Northampton, Aug 18, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Pakistanis at Northampton, Jul 3, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Durham at Northampton, Jun 17, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1 Northants v Surrey Northampton 18 Aug 2016 LA
202*, 22 Northants v Leics Northampton 13 Aug 2016 FC
9, 12 Northants v Glamorgan Swansea 3 Aug 2016 FC
- Northants v Derbyshire Northampton 31 Jul 2016 LA
18 Northants v Worcs Worcester 27 Jul 2016 LA
13 Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 26 Jul 2016 LA
65 Northants v Durham Northampton 24 Jul 2016 LA
31 Nthants 2nd v Durham 2nd Chester-le-Street 18 Jul 2016 Other OD
15, 11 Northants v Worcs Northampton 10 Jul 2016 FC
0 Northants v Sussex Arundel 22 Jun 2016 FC
Profile

Rob Newton was awarded a place at Northants' academy after gaining a reputation as a heavy run-scorer at Framlingham College in Suffolk and steadily improved in each successive season until 2012 when he struck three first-class hundreds at an average of 44. Unfortunately for Newton, 2013 was a season of what could have been. After a bright start to the season, when 82 not out against Kent in a 40-over game, he tore his achilles when playing a sweep shot. After hitting the next ball for six, he was forced to retire hurt and have surgery, forcing him to miss the rest of the season.
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May 25, 2016

David Payne bowls Rob Newton for 108, Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, May 25, 2016

David Payne bowls Rob Newton for 108

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May 25, 2016

Rob Newton was sixth out for 108 as Northamptonshire fought to avoid defeat, Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, May 25, 2016

Rob Newton was sixth out for 108 as Northamptonshire fought to avoid defeat

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May 25, 2016

Rob Newton's century led Northamptonshire's rearguard, Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, May 25, 2016

Rob Newton's century led Northamptonshire's rearguard

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 34/4 (16.3 ov) Kent 533/6d
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-25
Essex won by an innings and 10 runs
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 534/7 (134 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 203/8 (63 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 195/3 (57.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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