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Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 27 years 340 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 7 13 0 265 107 20.38 529 50.09 1 0 40 1 8 0
First-class 112 180 8 7089 251 41.21 16 42 135 0
List A 86 80 7 2292 109* 31.39 2604 88.01 1 11 232 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 7 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 112 44 1149 704 15 2/15 2/15 46.93 3.67 76.6 0 0 0
List A 86 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 The Oval, Aug 20-23, 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 The Oval, Aug 20-23, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford, Aug 27, 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
36 Yorkshire v Essex Chelmsford 27 Aug 2015 LA
19, 10 England v Australia The Oval 20 Aug 2015 Test # 2178
14 England v Australia Nottingham 6 Aug 2015 Test # 2175
10, 12 England v Australia Birmingham 29 Jul 2015 Test # 2173
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
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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Aug 22, 2015

Adam Lyth heads off after falling cheaply again, England v Australia, 5th Investec Ashes Test, The Oval, 3rd day, August 22, 2015

Adam Lyth heads off after falling cheaply again

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Aug 21, 2015

Adam Lyth had another failure, England v Australia, 5th Investec Ashes Test, The Oval, 2nd day, August 21, 2015

Adam Lyth had another failure

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Aug 21, 2015

Adam Lyth falls to Peter Siddle for 19, England v Australia, 5th Investec Ashes Test, The Oval, 2nd day, August 21, 2015

Adam Lyth falls to Peter Siddle for 19

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd T20I: Eng Women v Aus Women at Cardiff
Aug 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Only T20I: England v Australia at Cardiff
Aug 31, 2015 (15:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 10:00 EDT | 09:00 CDT | 07:00 PDT)
Durham v Hampshire at Chester-le-Street
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Essex v Northants at Chelmsford
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds
Sep 1-4, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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