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Steven Croft      

Full name Steven John Croft

Born October 11, 1984, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 29 years 288 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 116 108 21 2655 88 30.51 2150 123.48 0 15 219 76 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 116 61 885 1161 39 3/6 3/6 29.76 7.87 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 Durham at Manchester, Jul 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
31, 1/21 Lancashire v Durham Manchester 24 Jul 2014 T20
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
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
Group A: Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Jul 26
Derbyshire 175/2 (30/50 ov)
Group B: Glamorgan v Middlesex at Cardiff - Jul 26
Middlesex 93/8 (27.2/50 ov)
Group A: Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester
Jul 26, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Gloucs v Northants at Cheltenham
Jul 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Leics v Derbyshire at Leicester
Jul 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's
Jul 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Somerset v Durham at Taunton
Jul 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Sussex v Notts at Horsham
Jul 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Worcs v Essex at Worcester
Jul 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton
Jul 27-31, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group B: Surrey v Glamorgan at Guildford
Jul 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group A: Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester
Jul 27, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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