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Steven Croft      

Full name Steven John Croft

Born October 11, 1984, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 29 years 284 days

Major teams Auckland, Lancashire, Lancashire Cricket Board, Northern Districts

Nickname Crofty

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast, Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Highfield High, Blackpool; Myerscough College

Steven John Croft
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 110 172 18 5031 156 32.66 9627 52.25 8 29 93 0
List A 114 103 20 2888 107 34.79 1 21 55 0
Twenty20 115 107 21 2624 88 30.51 2122 123.65 0 15 217 75 67 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 110 3899 2231 56 6/41 9/105 39.83 3.43 69.6 1 1 0
List A 114 1960 1783 51 4/24 4/24 34.96 5.45 38.4 2 0 0
Twenty20 115 60 861 1140 38 3/6 3/6 30.00 7.94 22.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford UCCE v Lancashire at Oxford, May 25-27, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Nottinghamshire at Liverpool, Jul 13-15, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 1/19 Lancashire v Derbyshire Manchester 18 Jul 2014 T20
31, 1/5, 5 Lancashire v Notts Liverpool 13 Jul 2014 FC
3, 3/31 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 11 Jul 2014 T20
29*, 2/30 Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 6 Jul 2014 T20
18, 0/47, 59* Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
156, 0/2, 0/14 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
29*, 0/17 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
1, 72 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jun 2014 FC
7, 0/22 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 13 Jun 2014 T20
30, 0/17, 104*, 3/25 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 8 Jun 2014 FC
Profile

Steven Croft emerged as a major figure in the Lancashire in 2010 and etched an indelible mark on the county's history in 2011 by hitting the winning runs on the fourth day of the final County Championship match, against Somerset at Taunton, to clinch the county's first outright title in 77 years.

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Jul 1, 2014

Steven Croft held a catch to dismiss Marcus Trescothick, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, July 1, 2014

Steven Croft held a catch to dismiss Marcus Trescothick

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Jun 30, 2014

Simon Kerrigan celebrates a wicket with Steven Croft, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, June 30, 2014

Simon Kerrigan celebrates a wicket with Steven Croft

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Jun 8, 2014

Steven Croft dug in for 30 off 100 balls, Warwickshire v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 1st day, June 8, 2014

Steven Croft dug in for 30 off 100 balls

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Yorkshire v Middlesex at Scarborough - Jul 19-22
Yorkshire won by 220 runs
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Derby - Jul 20-22
Derbyshire won by 6 wickets
Surrey v Kent at Guildford - Jul 20-23
Kent 408 & 229/6 Surrey 398
Gloucs v Worcs at Cheltenham - Jul 21-24
Worcs 395 Gloucs 156 & 10/1 (f/o)
Sussex v Warwickshire at Horsham - Jul 21-24
Sussex 413 Warwickshire 163/3
South Division: Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford - Jul 22
Essex 102/4 (11.3/20 ov)
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