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Joe Sayers      

Full name Joseph John Sayers

Born November 5, 1983, Leeds, Yorkshire

Current age 33 years 236 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Oxford MCCU, Oxford University, Yorkshire

Nickname JJ

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education St Mary's RC Comprehensive School, Menston, Oxford University

Joseph John Sayers
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 108 179 14 5457 187 33.07 14402 37.89 11 28 63 0
List A 31 30 2 594 62 21.21 960 61.87 0 5 2 0
T20s Insights on t20 17 14 0 253 44 18.07 227 111.45 0 0 29 4 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 108 361 178 6 3/15 3/15 29.66 2.95 60.1 0 0 0
List A 31 60 79 1 1/31 1/31 79.00 7.90 60.0 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds, Jun 21-24, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Gloucestershire at Leeds, Sep 21, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Yorkshire v Middlesex at Leeds, Jun 20, 2013 scorecard
T20s debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jul 3, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Jul 24, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
23, 0 Yorks 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Barnt Green 6 Aug 2013 Other
3 Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 24 Jul 2013 T20
38 Yorkshire v Notts Leeds 21 Jul 2013 T20
13 Yorks 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Pudsey 19 Jul 2013 Other OD
11 Yorkshire v Derbyshire Chesterfield 14 Jul 2013 T20
1 Yorkshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 12 Jul 2013 T20
28 Yorkshire v Leics Leeds 9 Jul 2013 T20
21, 0/19 Yorks 2nd XI v MCC YC Leeds 8 Jul 2013 Other OD
5, 24 Yorkshire v Surrey Leeds 21 Jun 2013 FC
- Yorkshire v Middlesex Leeds 20 Jun 2013 LA
Profile

Joe Sayers is a Yorkshire top-order batsman who had to overcome a hurdle that no player in cricket's history has faced. In 2010 was diagnosed with Post Viral Fatigue Syndrome, or chronic fatigue. While his team-mates were making a tilt at the Championship, Sayers missed most of the season, forced to go to bed at 3pm every afternoon. At that stage it was not known if he could recover but happily he returned to action for the 2011 season.

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May 16, 2013

Joe Sayers turns the ball off his pads, Warwickshire v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 2nd day, May 16, 2013

Joe Sayers turns the ball off his pads

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May 10, 2013

Tim Bresnan, Joe Sayers, Adam Lyth and Gary Ballance look on from the slips, Yorkshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 4th day, May 10, 2013

Tim Bresnan, Joe Sayers, Adam Lyth and Gary Ballance look on from the slips

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Apr 26, 2012

Joe Sayers is dismissed by Matt Coles, Kent v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Canterbury, April 26, 2012

Joe Sayers is dismissed by Matt Coles

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 197 Worcs 367 (86.4 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 27/0 (13 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 0/1 (6 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d Somerset 135/8 (46.1 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 44/0 (16 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 214/7 (74 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d Gloucs 150/1 (51 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 & 178/4 (70 ov) Warwickshire 321
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 516/7d Yorkshire 27/1 (10.5 ov)
Eng Lions v South Africa at Worcester
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