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Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 27 years 309 days

Major teams England, England Lions, England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Peanut

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Caedmon School; Whitby Community College

Adam Lyth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 8 0 200 107 25.00 368 54.34 1 0 28 1 4 0
First-class 109 175 8 7024 251 42.05 16 42 131 0
List A 85 79 7 2256 109* 31.33 2564 87.98 1 11 227 36 38 0
Twenty20 61 52 2 939 78 18.78 762 123.22 0 2 108 18 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 109 44 1149 704 15 2/15 2/15 46.93 3.67 76.6 0 0 0
List A 85 13 162 172 2 1/6 1/6 86.00 6.37 81.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 61 5 42 56 3 2/5 2/5 18.66 8.00 14.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at Lord's, Jul 16-19, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class England v Australia at Lord's, Jul 16-19, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A South Africa A v England Lions at Kimberley, Jan 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/0, 0, 7 England v Australia Lord's 16 Jul 2015 Test # 2171
6, 37 England v Australia Cardiff 8 Jul 2015 Test # 2170
0 Yorkshire v Notts Leeds 22 Jun 2015 FC
9, 0/5, 0 Yorks 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Scarborough 16 Jun 2015 Other
17, 1/21, 67 Yorkshire v Middlesex Leeds 7 Jun 2015 FC
107, 24 England v New Zealand Leeds 29 May 2015 Test # 2163
7, 12 England v New Zealand Lord's 21 May 2015 Test # 2162
53, 0/1, 23, 0/8 Yorkshire v Hampshire Leeds 10 May 2015 FC
0/16, 23 England XI v St Kitts XI Basseterre 8 Apr 2015 Other
0/6, 113, 1/29, 46* Yorkshire v M.C.C. Abu Dhabi 22 Mar 2015 FC
Profile

Adam Lyth's stock rose markedly as the left-handed opener spearheaded Yorkshire's successful Championship challenge in 2014. His maturing batsmanship won a succession of Player of the Year awards and he ended the summer as a realistic contender for an England opening batting spot.

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Jul 29, 2015

Adam Lyth played another loose shot outside off to fall for 10, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, 1st day, July 29, 2015

Adam Lyth played another loose shot outside off to fall for 10

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Jul 19, 2015

Adam Lyth completed a miserable Test when he was caught behind for 7, England v Australia, 2nd Investec Ashes Test, Lord's, 4th day, July 19, 2015

Adam Lyth completed a miserable Test when he was caught behind for 7

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Jul 11, 2015

Alastair Cook and Adam Lyth combined to catch Mitchell Starc, England v Australia, 1st Investec Ashes Test, Cardiff, 4th day, July 11, 2015

Alastair Cook and Adam Lyth combined to catch Mitchell Starc

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-Aug 2
Australia 136 & 168/7 (55 ov) England 281
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street - Jul 31
Surrey 32/0 (4.3/50 ov)
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Jul 31
Gloucs 18/0 (4.5/50 ov)
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton - Jul 31
Somerset 28/0 (4.4/50 ov)
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett
Jul 31, 2015 (11:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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