Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 27 years 245 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 1 2 0 19 12 9.50 25 76.00 0 0 3 0 0 0
First-class 104 166 8 6759 251 42.77 15 41 126 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 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 104 42 1083 683 14 2/15 2/15 48.78 3.78 77.3 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
Only Test England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 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
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
2/20, 54* Yorkshire v Middlesex Abu Dhabi 19 Mar 2015 Other T20
11 Eng Lions v Sth Africa A Kimberley 28 Jan 2015 LA
65, 37 Eng Lions v Sth Africa A Bloemfontein 18 Jan 2015 FC
1/27, 7 Eng Lions v Sth Africa A Paarl 11 Jan 2015 FC
106, 25 Eng Lions v Gauteng Invitation XI Soweto 5 Jan 2015 Other
10, 0/8, 51 Yorkshire v Somerset Leeds 23 Sep 2014 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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May 27, 2015

Adam Lyth straps on his pads ahead of the Test at his home ground, Headingley, May 27, 2015

Adam Lyth straps on his pads ahead of the Test at his home ground

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May 21, 2015

Adam Lyth walks off after making 7 on debut, England v New Zealand, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 1st day, May 21, 2015

Adam Lyth walks off after making 7 on debut

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May 21, 2015

Adam Lyth became the 666th player to be capped by England in Test cricket, England v New Zealand, 1st Test, Lord's, 1st day, May 21, 2015

Adam Lyth became the 666th player to be capped by England in Test cricket

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

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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