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Luke Wright      

Full name Luke James Wright

Born March 7, 1985, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Current age 32 years 79 days

Major teams England, Abahani Limited, Dhaka Gladiators, England Lions, England Under-19s, Impi, Leicestershire, Leicestershire Cricket Board, Melbourne Stars, Pune Warriors, Quetta Gladiators, Sussex, Wellington

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Ratcliffe College. Loughborough University

Luke James Wright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 50 39 4 707 52 20.20 820 86.21 0 2 63 18 18 0
T20Is 51 45 5 759 99* 18.97 554 137.00 0 4 68 31 14 0
First-class 125 190 22 6637 226* 39.50 10160 65.32 16 33 52 0
List A 198 164 21 4488 143* 31.38 9 16 62 0
Twenty20 266 246 26 6296 153* 28.61 4348 144.80 6 31 653 239 89 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 50 37 1038 884 15 2/34 2/34 58.93 5.10 69.2 0 0 0
T20Is 51 23 330 465 18 2/24 2/24 25.83 8.45 18.3 0 0 0
First-class 125 8264 4862 120 5/65 40.51 3.53 68.8 1 3 0
List A 198 4752 4231 111 4/12 4/12 38.11 5.34 42.8 3 0 0
Twenty20 266 122 1799 2563 79 3/17 3/17 32.44 8.54 22.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut England v India at The Oval, Sep 5, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v England at North Sound, Mar 2, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Zimbabwe at Cape Town, Sep 13, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I West Indies v England at Bridgetown, Mar 11, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Leicestershire at Hove, Sep 17-19, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Durham at Hove, May 21-24, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Sussex v Gloucestershire at Eastbourne, May 14, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sussex v Surrey at Hove, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Peshawar Zalmi v Quetta Gladiators at Sharjah, Feb 28, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2 Sussex v Durham Hove 21 May 2017 FC
84 Sussex v Gloucs Eastbourne 14 May 2017 LA
32 Sussex v Essex Chelmsford 10 May 2017 LA
27 Sussex v Surrey Hove 7 May 2017 LA
64 Sussex v Kent Canterbury 5 May 2017 LA
10 Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 2 May 2017 LA
28 Sussex v Somerset Hove 30 Apr 2017 LA
0 Sussex v Middlesex Lord's 27 Apr 2017 LA
34, 34 Sussex v Notts Nottingham 21 Apr 2017 FC
29, 7 Sussex v Kent Hove 14 Apr 2017 FC
Profile

Luke Wright is the Duracell bunny of English cricket. His energy and enthusiasm seems boundless, whether he is smiting sixes with intent in one-day cricket, fielding with athleticism or producing a spell of bustling medium pace which never appears to be quite as fast as he wants it to be. He has always had ambitions to play Test cricket, but he has never quite managed to make the leap. It is the limited-overs game that suits his talents and, if he is a reluctant Twenty20 specialist, it is the form of the game where his talents are most apparent.

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Apr 22, 2017

Luke Wright drives during his 34, Nottinghamshire v Sussex, County Championship, Division Two, Trent Bridge, 2nd day, April 22, 2017

Luke Wright drives during his 34

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Apr 14, 2017

Wicket moves: Ajmal Shahzad shows off his dance skills, Sussex v Kent, County Championship, Division Two, Hove, 1st day, April 14, 2017

Wicket moves: Ajmal Shahzad shows off his dance skills

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Jan 21, 2017

Luke Wright acknowledges his second successive fifty, Melbourne Stars v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2016-17, Melbourne, January 21, 2017

Luke Wright acknowledges his second successive fifty

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002

NBC Denis Compton Award 2004

NBC Denis Compton Award 2005

NBC Denis Compton Award 2007

Series Results
Middlesex v Northants at Southgate - Sep 23, 2007
Middlesex won by 6 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
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