Chris Adams      

Full name Christopher John Adams

Born May 6, 1970, Whitwell, Derbyshire

Current age 44 years 108 days

Major teams England, Australian Capital Territory, Derbyshire, Sussex

Nickname Grizzly, Grizwold

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Other Coach

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Chesterfield Boys Grammar School; Repton School

Relation Daughter - GL Adams

Christopher John Adams
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 8 0 104 31 13.00 285 36.49 0 0 13 0 6 0
ODIs 5 4 0 71 42 17.75 144 49.30 0 0 3 0 3 0
First-class 336 546 41 19535 239 38.68 48 93 404 0
List A 367 347 58 11481 163 39.72 21 69 165 0
Twenty20 42 38 8 880 63 29.33 737 119.40 0 3 76 23 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 2 120 59 1 1/42 1/42 59.00 2.95 120.0 0 0 0
ODIs 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 336 3288 1935 41 4/28 47.19 3.53 80.1 0 0
List A 367 1391 1217 32 5/16 5/16 38.03 5.24 43.4 0 1 0
Twenty20 42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Johannesburg, Nov 25-28, 1999 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Centurion, Jan 14-18, 2000 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v South Africa at The Oval, May 21, 1998 scorecard
Last ODI England v Zimbabwe at Cape Town, Jan 28, 2000 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1988
Last First-class Sussex v Yorkshire at Hove, Sep 24-27, 2008 scorecard
List A debut 1989
Last List A Nottinghamshire v Sussex at Nottingham, Sep 14, 2008 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jun 13, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 35 Sussex v Yorkshire Hove 24 Sep 2008 FC
30, 0/13 Sussex v Durham Chester-le-Street 17 Sep 2008 FC
24 Sussex v Notts Nottingham 14 Sep 2008 LA
6 Sussex v Middlesex Hove 11 Sep 2008 LA
2 Sussex v Yorkshire Scarborough 3 Sep 2008 FC
23, 7* Sussex v Notts Hove 27 Aug 2008 FC
1 Sussex v Lancashire Hove 25 Aug 2008 LA
21 Sussex v Hampshire Southampton 13 Aug 2008 LA
18 Sussex v Lancashire Manchester 6 Aug 2008 FC
6* Sussex v Worcs Horsham 3 Aug 2008 LA
Profile

A front-foot bruiser, Adams veered from the ferocious to the fallible. He enjoyed a prosperous career at first Derbyshire, his home county for whom his scored over 8,000 first-class runs, and then with Sussex where his masterminded a transformation of the county from sleepy club by the sea to the most successful county in the first decade of the 21st century.

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Jun 10, 2014

Batting consultant Chris Adams at Sri Lanka practice, Lord's, June 10, 2014

Batting consultant Chris Adams at Sri Lanka practice

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May 13, 2014

Sri Lanka's batting consultant Chris Adams gives some advice to Dinesh Chandimal, Essex v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Chelmsford, May 13, 2014

Sri Lanka's batting consultant Chris Adams gives some advice to Dinesh Chandimal

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Jun 9, 2013

Surrey cricket manager Chris Adams, Guildford, June 9, 2013

Surrey cricket manager Chris Adams

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2004

Country Fixtures Country Results
Middlesex v Indians at Lord's - Aug 22
Indians 37/2 (9/50 ov)
5th Youth ODI: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Derby
Aug 22, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: Eng Women v India Women at Scarborough
Aug 23, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
1st Semi-Final: Surrey v Warwickshire at Birmingham
Aug 23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
2nd Semi-Final: Hampshire v Lancashire at Birmingham
Aug 23, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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