Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 30 years 267 days

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

Nickname Peanut

Playing role Batsman

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 Insights on test 7 13 0 265 107 20.38 529 50.09 1 0 40 1 8 0
First-class 152 253 11 9384 251 38.77 22 49 194 0
List A 115 108 8 3564 144 35.64 3828 93.10 5 16 377 64 52 0
T20s Insights on t20 88 79 2 1793 161 23.28 1303 137.60 1 8 204 52 47 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 7 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 152 80 2141 1304 29 2/9 2/9 44.96 3.65 73.8 0 0 0
List A 115 23 342 346 4 1/6 1/6 86.50 6.07 85.5 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 88 10 78 88 4 2/5 2/5 22.00 6.76 19.5 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 Surrey v Yorkshire at The Oval, May 11-14, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton, Jun 18, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Dhaka Dynamites v Rangpur Riders at Dhaka, Dec 6, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/35, 11 Yorkshire v Hampshire Southampton 18 Jun 2018 LA
21 Yorkshire v Essex Chelmsford 14 Jun 2018 LA
9 Yorkshire v Northants Leeds 7 Jun 2018 LA
144, 0/15 Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 5 Jun 2018 LA
19 Yorkshire v Derbyshire Derby 30 May 2018 LA
0/12, 132* Yorkshire v Leics Leicester 27 May 2018 LA
0/9, 29 Yorkshire v Worcs Leeds 23 May 2018 LA
38, 0/15 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Leeds 20 May 2018 LA
30 Yorkshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 18 May 2018 LA
6, 58 Yorkshire v Surrey The Oval 11 May 2018 FC
Profile

Of the Yorkshire trio of Gary Ballance, Adam Lyth and Joe Root, it is Lyth who possesses the most natural ability. There may have been a little hyperbole in the claim by his county captain, Andrew Gale, on behalf of his shaven-headed leftie at a time when the international stock of Ballance and Root was growing every week. But it caused many to observe Adam Lyth more carefully than ever before and 2014 was the year that his career approached fulfilment.

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Jun 5, 2018

Adam Lyth acknowledges his hundred, Lancashire v Yorkshire, Royal London Cup, Old Trafford, June 5, 2018

Adam Lyth acknowledges his hundred

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Apr 29, 2018

Adam Lyth scores through the leg side, Somerset v Yorkshire, Specsavers Championship Division One, April 30, 2018

Adam Lyth scores through the leg side

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Aug 17, 2017

Adam Lyth lit up Headingley with a fantastic 161, Yorkshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Headingley, August 17, 2017

Adam Lyth lit up Headingley with a fantastic 161

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

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