Craig Overton      

Full name Craig Overton

Born April 10, 1994, Barnstaple, Devon

Current age 22 years 105 days

Major teams Devon, Devon Under-11s, Devon Under-13s, Devon Under-15s, Devon Under-17s, Devon Under-19s, Devon Under-21s, England Lions, England Under-19s, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Education West Buckland School

Relation Twin brother - J Overton

Craig Overton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 41 54 9 1032 99 22.93 1504 68.61 0 7 142 13 24 0
List A 29 22 2 229 49 11.45 207 110.62 0 0 20 6 9 0
Twenty20 15 8 3 53 15 10.60 56 94.64 0 0 2 1 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 41 67 6322 3485 126 6/74 8/81 27.65 3.30 50.1 9 2 0
List A 29 28 1239 1071 26 3/37 3/37 41.19 5.18 47.6 0 0 0
Twenty20 15 14 246 416 7 1/23 1/23 59.42 10.14 35.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton, Apr 26-29, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Somerset at Nottingham, Jul 17-20, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street, May 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Kent v Somerset at Canterbury, Jun 14, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Somerset v Kent at Taunton, May 23, 2014 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Gloucestershire at Taunton, Jul 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4/54, 5, 2/37 Somerset v Notts Nottingham 17 Jul 2016 FC
0, 3/86, 2, 0/94 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 10 Jul 2016 FC
2*, 0/40 Somerset v Gloucs Taunton 1 Jul 2016 T20
3/52, 35*, 0/21 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 26 Jun 2016 FC
0/18, 3* Somerset v Middlesex Lord's 23 Jun 2016 T20
0/43, 8 Somerset v Kent Canterbury 14 Jun 2016 LA
2, 0/44 Somerset v Essex Chelmsford 12 Jun 2016 LA
1/30 Somerset v Surrey Taunton 10 Jun 2016 T20
0/21 Somerset v Surrey The Oval 8 Jun 2016 LA
1/45, 1 Somerset v Gloucs Taunton 5 Jun 2016 LA
Profile

Craig Overton showed signs of developing into an England allrounder during an excellent Somerset season in 2015 which brought runs and wickets in all formats and rather too many brushes with authority for his own good. The highlight was 43 Championship wickets at 21.70, the lowlight was three brushes with umpires which by the end of the season had brought him a two-match ban and a reputation for an unbuttoned lip that was not about to go down well in high places.

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Jun 5, 2016

Craig Overton produced a super delivery to remove Michael Klinger, Somerset v Gloucestershire, Royal London Cup, South Group, Taunton, June 5, 2016

Craig Overton produced a super delivery to remove Michael Klinger

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May 1, 2016

Craig Overton appeals for a wicket, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship Division One, Taunton, May 1, 2016

Craig Overton appeals for a wicket

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Sep 2, 2015

Craig Overton chipped away for Somerset, Yorkshire v Somerset, LV= County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 2nd day, September 2, 2015

Craig Overton chipped away for Somerset

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Pakistan at Manchester - Jul 22-26
England 589/8d Pakistan 151/8 (52.5 ov)
Eng Lions v Pakistan A at Canterbury - Jul 24
Eng Lions 324/8 (50/50 ov)
Division 2: Essex Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (09:30 GMT | 09:44 EDT | 08:44 CDT | 06:44 PDT)
Division 1: Ire. Women v Yorkshire Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (09:30 GMT | 09:44 EDT | 08:44 CDT | 06:44 PDT)
Division 3: Northants Wm v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (09:30 GMT | 09:44 EDT | 08:44 CDT | 06:44 PDT)
South Group: Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - Jul 24
Surrey 313/8 (50/50 ov)
South Group: Gloucs v Sussex at Cheltenham - Jul 24
Gloucs 242/8 (50/50 ov)
North Group: Leics v Yorkshire at Leicester - Jul 24
Yorkshire 376/3 (50/50 ov)
South Group: Middlesex v Kent at Lord's - Jul 24
Kent 238/7 (50/50 ov)
North Group: Northants v Durham at Northampton - Jul 24
Northants 355/6 (50/50 ov)
North Group: Notts v Derbyshire at Market Warsop - Jul 24
Notts 340/7 Derbyshire 0/0 (0.4/50 ov)
South Group: Somerset v Glamorgan at Taunton - Jul 24
Somerset 322/7 (50/50 ov)
North Group: Warwickshire v Worcs at Birmingham - Jul 24
Worcs 115 Warwickshire 9/0 (4/50 ov)
Division 1: Ire. Women v Middlesex Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (12:30 GMT | 09:44 EDT | 08:44 CDT | 06:44 PDT)
Division 2: Neth Women v Wales Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (12:30 GMT | 09:44 EDT | 08:44 CDT | 06:44 PDT)
Division 3: Shrop Women v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
Jul 24, 2016 (12:30 GMT | 09:44 EDT | 08:44 CDT | 06:44 PDT)
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