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Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

Born September 20, 1982, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 31 years 306 days

Major teams Lancashire, Lancashire 2nd XI, Lancashire Cricket Board, Matabeleland Tuskers

Nickname Horts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Colo High School, Sydney; Broadgreen Comp Liverpool; St Margaret's High School

Paul James Horton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 148 250 21 8706 209 38.01 18214 47.79 19 46 150 1
List A 92 83 11 2239 111* 31.09 2 12 32 0
Twenty20 71 65 13 1281 71* 24.63 1177 108.83 0 4 111 13 27 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 148 18 16 0 - - - 5.33 - 0 0 0
List A 92 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 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 Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
24* Lancashire v Derbyshire Manchester 18 Jul 2014 T20
17, 16 Lancashire v Notts Liverpool 13 Jul 2014 FC
16 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 11 Jul 2014 T20
- Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 6 Jul 2014 T20
140, 41* Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
10 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
- Lancashire v Northants Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
9, 0 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jun 2014 FC
40 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 13 Jun 2014 T20
12, 42 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 8 Jun 2014 FC
Profile

Once regarded as a batsman whose measured style was best suited to four-day cricket, Paul Horton has become a versatile performer in all forms of the game, as adept at scoring runs quickly as building an innings patiently. He has also become one of the best slip fielders on the English county circuit.

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Jul 1, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt

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Jun 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire, Surrey v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, June 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire

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May 17, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total, Lancashire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Old Trafford, May 18, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Surrey v Kent at Guildford - Jul 20-23
Kent won by 89 runs
Gloucs v Worcs at Cheltenham - Jul 21-23
Worcs won by 8 wickets
Sussex v Warwickshire at Horsham - Jul 21-24
Sussex 413 & 204/4 Warwickshire 333
North Division: Northants v Notts at Northampton - Jul 23
Notts 174/6 (20/20 ov)
South Division: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's
Jul 24, 2014 (18:15 local | 17:15 GMT | 13:15 EDT | 12:15 CDT | 10:15 PDT)
North Division: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester
Jul 24, 2014 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
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