Chris Rushworth      

Full name Christopher Rushworth

Born July 11, 1986, Sunderland

Current age 28 years 316 days

Major teams Durham, Marylebone Cricket Club, Northumberland

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Relation Cousin - P Mustard

Christopher Rushworth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 62 85 25 760 46 12.66 1191 63.81 0 0 103 7 10 0
List A 42 17 8 53 12* 5.88 76 69.73 0 0 3 1 8 0
Twenty20 41 9 6 14 5 4.66 22 63.63 0 0 1 0 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 62 108 10218 5382 224 9/52 15/95 24.02 3.16 45.6 8 12 2
List A 42 1684 1479 72 5/31 5/31 20.54 5.26 23.3 1 2 0
Twenty20 41 40 771 1038 39 3/19 3/19 26.61 8.07 19.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds, Apr 27-30, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham, May 17-20, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street, Jul 5, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Durham v Warwickshire at Lord's, Sep 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Durham at Manchester, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2*, 0/25 Durham v Lancashire Manchester 22 May 2015 T20
2/84, 15, 19, 1/16 Durham v Warwickshire Birmingham 17 May 2015 FC
2/13 Durham v Northants Chester-le-Street 15 May 2015 T20
3/52, 1*, 2/34 Durham v Notts Chester-le-Street 10 May 2015 FC
2/96, 40, 5/38, 11 Durham v Middlesex Lord's 2 May 2015 FC
3/78, 9, 5/81 Durham v Sussex Chester-le-Street 26 Apr 2015 FC
0/52, 7, 6/92 Durham v Somerset Taunton 12 Apr 2015 FC
2/25, 11, 3/32 Durham v Durham MCCU Chester-le-Street 7 Apr 2015 FC
0, 2/69, 6, 0/12 M.C.C. v Yorkshire Abu Dhabi 22 Mar 2015 FC
14, 6/100, 0 Durham v Warwickshire Birmingham 23 Sep 2014 FC
Profile

Chris Rushworth was released by Durham in 2006, after which he took a series of jobs, selling satellite dishes and answering phones in a call centre. Yet he never lost the belief that he could play first-class cricket. Seven years later, that belief helped Durham win the Championship in 2013 and, if most attention centred upon the tenacious talent of Graham Onions, Rushworth was an excellent foil, missing only one Championship game and taking 54 wickets at 22.25 runs apiece with his bustling fast-medium.

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May 4, 2015

Chris Rushworth took a second-innings five-for, Middlesex v Durham, County Championship Division One, Lord's, 3rd day, May 4, 2015

Chris Rushworth took a second-innings five-for

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May 2, 2015

Chris Rushworth was the most-used seamer in the opening two sessions, Middlesex v Durham, County Championship Division One, Lord's, 1st day, May 2, 2015

Chris Rushworth was the most-used seamer in the opening two sessions

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Apr 14, 2015

Chris Rushworth picked up six-for, Somerset v Durham, Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, April 14, 2015

Chris Rushworth picked up six-for

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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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