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Steven Croft      

Full name Steven John Croft

Born October 11, 1984, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 30 years 296 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 126 196 19 5866 156 33.14 11136 52.67 10 34 123 0
List A 124 112 21 3082 107 33.86 1 24 62 0
Twenty20 132 124 27 3155 94* 32.52 2526 124.90 0 20 257 89 80 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 126 4553 2579 62 6/41 9/105 41.59 3.39 73.4 1 1 0
List A 124 2290 2064 57 4/24 4/24 36.21 5.40 40.1 2 0 0
Twenty20 132 77 1185 1493 54 3/6 3/6 27.64 7.55 21.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford UCCE v Lancashire at Oxford, May 25-27, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Glamorgan v Lancashire at Colwyn Bay, Jul 19-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester, Aug 2, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Jul 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2, 2/55 Lancashire v Warwickshire Manchester 2 Aug 2015 LA
1/7, 3 Lancashire v Middlesex Blackpool 29 Jul 2015 LA
3, 0/0 Lancashire v Essex Chelmsford 27 Jul 2015 LA
57* Lancashire v Glamorgan Colwyn Bay 19 Jul 2015 FC
64*, 2/16 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 17 Jul 2015 T20
51*, 0/24 Lancashire v Notts Manchester 15 Jul 2015 T20
50, 1/17 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 10 Jul 2015 T20
122, 0/11 Lancashire v Essex Manchester 6 Jul 2015 FC
27*, 1/50 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 3 Jul 2015 T20
25, 0 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 29 Jun 2015 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. It capped a memorable season in which he had also captained Lancashire's one-day side, notably leading them to a place at the Friends Life T20 finals day.

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Jul 17, 2015

Steven Croft put in an impressive all-round display, Birmingham v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Edgbaston, July 17, 2015

Steven Croft put in an impressive all-round display

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May 15, 2015

Steven Croft celebrates after hitting a final-ball boundary to win the match, Lancashire v Leicestershire, NatWest Blast, North Group, Old Trafford, May 15, 2015

Steven Croft celebrates after hitting a final-ball boundary to win the match

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Sep 25, 2014

Steven Croft took a whack in the neck at short leg, Lancashire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, September 25, 2014

Steven Croft took a whack in the neck at short leg

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Yorkshire v Leics at Leeds - Aug 3
Yorkshire won by 31 runs
Group A: Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Aug 3
Northants won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Group B: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - Aug 3
Middlesex 367/6 Sussex 203/4 (28.2/40 ov, target 309)
Group B: Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham - Aug 3
Warwickshire won by 9 wickets (with 71 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Durham at Bristol
Aug 4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool
Aug 4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Only Youth Test: England U19 v Aust U19 at Chester-le-Street
Aug 4-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Northants at Canterbury
Aug 4-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Hampshire v Essex at Southampton
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Surrey v Worcs at The Oval
Aug 4, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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