Liam Plunkett      

Full name Liam Edward Plunkett

Born April 6, 1985, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire

Current age 32 years 47 days

Major teams England, Dolphins, Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Durham Cricket Board, England Lions, England Under-19s, Yorkshire

Nickname Pudsy

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Height 6 ft 3 in

Education Nunthorpe Comprehensive

Liam Edward Plunkett
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 13 20 5 238 55* 15.86 509 46.75 0 1 31 0 3 0
ODIs 51 35 13 483 56 21.95 476 101.47 0 1 39 14 17 0
T20Is 11 4 1 5 4 1.66 7 71.42 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 152 210 39 4284 126 25.05 3 22 86 0
List A 170 112 41 1476 72 20.78 1455 101.44 0 3 52 0
Twenty20 106 65 24 656 41 16.00 498 131.72 0 0 46 22 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 13 25 2659 1536 41 5/64 9/176 37.46 3.46 64.8 1 1 0
ODIs 51 51 2474 2385 76 4/40 4/40 31.38 5.78 32.5 1 0 0
T20Is 11 11 239 298 13 3/21 3/21 22.92 7.48 18.3 0 0 0
First-class 152 23318 14071 445 6/33 31.62 3.62 52.4 18 11 1
List A 170 7283 6573 215 4/15 4/15 30.57 5.41 33.8 6 0 0
Twenty20 106 100 1959 2548 93 5/31 5/31 27.39 7.80 21.0 0 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v England at Lahore, Nov 29-Dec 3, 2005 scorecard
Last Test England v India at Lord's, Jul 17-21, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v England at Lahore, Dec 10, 2005 scorecard
Last ODI England v Ireland at Lord's, May 7, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Sri Lanka at Southampton, Jun 15, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I India v England at Bengaluru, Feb 1, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Durham at Durham, May 9-11, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Middlesex at Abu Dhabi, Mar 26-28, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham, May 14, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Durham at Derby, Jun 23, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 India v England at Bengaluru, Feb 1, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3*, 0/53 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 14 May 2017 LA
1/22 Yorkshire v Northants Northampton 10 May 2017 LA
3/23 England v Ireland Lord's 7 May 2017 ODI # 3865
0/14 England v Ireland Bristol 5 May 2017 ODI # 3864
6, 0/40 Yorkshire v Lancashire Leeds 1 May 2017 LA
1/35 Yorkshire v Notts Nottingham 29 Apr 2017 LA
11, 2/38 Yorks 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI York 27 Apr 2017 Other OD
15 M.C.C. v Middlesex Abu Dhabi 26 Mar 2017 FC
- MCC World XI v Durham ICCA 2 Dubai 24 Mar 2017 Other T20
11, 3/27 England v West Indies Bridgetown 9 Mar 2017 ODI # 3849
Profile

Liam Plunkett feared his county career was over before a move south, from Durham to Yorkshire, revived him. Rather than slipping out of the game, he rediscovered his pace and ambition in one of English cricket's story-book recoveries. England, pummelled by the Australian Mitchell Johnson, and eager to find an out-and-out quick bowler of their own, liked what they saw during a Lions recall, and he played the four Tests of the 2014 summer as a shock trooper - two each against Sri Lanka and India - before succumbing to injury.

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May 7, 2017

Liam Plunkett removed Andy Balbirnie lbw, England v Ireland, 2nd ODI, Lord's, May 7, 2017

Liam Plunkett removed Andy Balbirnie lbw

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May 5, 2017

Joe Root claimed the scalp of Ireland's captain, Will Porterfield, England v Ireland, 1st ODI, Bristol, May 5, 2017

Joe Root claimed the scalp of Ireland's captain, Will Porterfield

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May 5, 2017

Liam Plunkett was playing in his 50th ODI, 11 years after his first, England v Ireland, 1st ODI, Bristol, May 5, 2017

Liam Plunkett was playing in his 50th ODI, 11 years after his first

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Sussex v Durham at Hove - May 21-24
Durham 287 Sussex 452/4 (107 ov)
1st ODI: England v South Africa at Leeds
May 24, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
May 25-28, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford
May 26-29, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea
May 26-29, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells
May 26-29, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Northants v Worcs at Northampton
May 26-29, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham
May 26-29, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton
May 26-29, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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