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Matthew Cross      

Full name Matthew Henry Cross

Born October 15, 1992, Aberdeen

Current age 24 years 222 days

Major teams Scotland, Loughborough Marylebone Cricket Club University (England), Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire 2nd XI, Scotland Under-13s, Scotland Under-15s, Scotland Under-17s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Matthew Henry Cross
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 26 22 0 346 55 15.72 455 76.04 0 1 33 5 47 2
T20Is 23 18 1 392 60 23.05 288 136.11 0 1 42 16 10 6
First-class 6 8 0 130 30 16.25 302 43.04 0 0 15 1 11 0
List A 45 39 2 786 88 21.24 959 81.96 0 4 76 11 58 8
Twenty20 30 23 4 489 60 25.73 356 137.35 0 1 52 18 17 8
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 26 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 23 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 30 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Canada v Scotland at Christchurch, Jan 23, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI United Arab Emirates v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Jan 24, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Scotland v Kenya at Aberdeen, Jul 4, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Loughborough MCCU at Hove, Apr 5-7, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford, May 8-10, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Hampshire v Scotland at Southampton, May 5, 2013 scorecard
Last List A United Arab Emirates v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Jan 24, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Scotland v Kenya at Aberdeen, Jul 4, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Ireland v Scotland at Dubai (DSC), Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27, 0c/0s Scotland v Sri Lanka Beckenham 23 May 2017 Other OD
4c/0s, 106* Scotland v Sri Lanka Beckenham 21 May 2017 Other OD
2c/1s MCC YC v Leics 2nd XI Northwood 18 May 2017 Other OD
2c/0s, 7, 0c/1s, 23 Nthants 2nd v Lancs 2nd XI Liverpool 9 May 2017 Other
26 Nthants 2nd v Lancs 2nd XI Northop Hall 8 May 2017 Other OD
30, 0c/0s MCC YC v Yorks 2nd XI Northwood 2 May 2017 Other OD
3c/0s, 64 MCC YC v Leics 2nd XI Kibworth 20 Apr 2017 Other T20
67*, 0c/0s MCC YC v Leics 2nd XI Kibworth 20 Apr 2017 Other T20
41, 0c/0s MCC YC v Nthants 2nd Dunstable 18 Apr 2017 Other OD
75 MCC YC v Warwcks 2nd Northwood 13 Apr 2017 Other OD
Profile

A wicketkeeper-batsman from Aberdeen, Matthew Cross broke into the Scotland side in 2013. He had earlier made a good impression as vice-captain of Scotland U19s during the 2012 U19 World Cup. Cross hit two half centuries as an aggressive opener to help Scotland qualify for the 2015 World Cup at the World Cup Qualifiers in New Zealand in 2014. But he struggled badly in the summer of 2014, and a total of just 15 runs in four ODIs prompted the Scottish selectors to move him down the order for the World Cup acclimatisation tour.

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Jan 20, 2017

Matthew Cross slog sweeps George Dockrell for six during his 35 off 16 balls, Ireland v Scotland, Desert T20, 2nd semi-final, Dubai, January 20, 2017

Matthew Cross slog sweeps George Dockrell for six during his 35 off 16 balls

© Peter Della Penna

Jan 19, 2017

Matthew Cross top-scored with 47 in Scotland's chase, Oman v Scotland, Desert T20, Group B, Dubai, January 19, 2017

Matthew Cross top-scored with 47 in Scotland's chase

© Peter Della Penna

Aug 16, 2016

Matthew Cross belts out a successful lbw appeal for the wicket of Saqlain Haider, Scotland v UAE, ICC WCL Championship, Edinburgh, August 16, 2016

Matthew Cross belts out a successful lbw appeal for the wicket of Saqlain Haider

© Peter Della Penna

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Division 3 Group A: Scot Women v Durham Women in England (venue TBA)
May 28, 2017
Division 3 Group A: Northumb Wmn v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
May 29, 2017
Scotland v Namibia at Edinburgh
Jun 6-9, 2017 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Scotland v Namibia at Edinburgh
Jun 11, 2017 (10:45 local | 09:45 GMT | 05:45 EDT | 04:45 CDT | 02:45 PDT)
Scotland v Namibia at Edinburgh
Jun 13, 2017 (10:45 local | 09:45 GMT | 05:45 EDT | 04:45 CDT | 02:45 PDT)
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