Marcus Trescothick      

Full name Marcus Edward Trescothick

Born December 25, 1975, Keynsham, Somerset

Current age 38 years 334 days

Major teams England, Somerset

Nickname Banger, Tresco

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Occasional wicketkeeper

Height 6 ft 3 in

Education Sir Bernard Lovell School

Marcus Edward Trescothick
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 76 143 10 5825 219 43.79 10685 54.51 14 29 831 42 95 0
ODIs 123 122 6 4335 137 37.37 5087 85.21 12 21 528 41 49 0
T20Is 3 3 0 166 72 55.33 131 126.71 0 2 23 1 2 0
First-class 327 561 30 22220 284 41.84 55 110 450 0
List A 372 357 29 12229 184 37.28 28 63 149 0
Twenty20 84 82 5 2318 108* 30.10 1520 152.50 2 17 298 80 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 76 10 300 155 1 1/34 1/34 155.00 3.10 300.0 0 0 0
ODIs 123 13 232 219 4 2/7 2/7 54.75 5.66 58.0 0 0 0
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 327 2704 1551 36 4/36 43.08 3.44 75.1 0 0
List A 372 2010 1644 57 4/50 4/50 28.84 4.90 35.2 1 0 0
Twenty20 84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v West Indies at Manchester, Aug 3-7, 2000 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at The Oval, Aug 17-21, 2006 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Zimbabwe at The Oval, Jul 8, 2000 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Southampton, Sep 5, 2006 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Australia at Southampton, Jun 13, 2005 scorecard
Last T20I England v Pakistan at Bristol, Aug 28, 2006 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1993
Last First-class Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds, Sep 23-26, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1993
Last List A Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Somerset v Northamptonshire at Taunton, Jul 15, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
66, 44 Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 23 Sep 2014 FC
5 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 15 Sep 2014 FC
12, 34 Somerset v Northants Taunton 31 Aug 2014 FC
80 Somerset v Surrey The Oval 20 Aug 2014 LA
9, 4 Somerset v Warwickshire Taunton 15 Aug 2014 FC
25 Somerset v Glamorgan Taunton 12 Aug 2014 LA
3 Somerset v Sussex Taunton 10 Aug 2014 LA
19 Somerset v Middlesex Lord's 7 Aug 2014 LA
41 Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 5 Aug 2014 LA
4 Somerset v Kent Taunton 31 Jul 2014 LA
Profile

A brutal left-handed opening batsman, Marcus Trecothick was one of the finest opening batsman to play for England, described as a left-handed Gooch by Nasser Hussain but with strokeplay just as reminiscent of David Gower. He has the ability to bully bowling attacks and was a key factor in England's change in fortunes and spearheaded a no-holds-barred approach against Australia in the Ashes win of 2005. A stress-related illness saw his international career cut short but he continues to entertain for Somerset and has the ambition to play until he is 40.

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Jun 30, 2014

Marcus Trescothick recorded his 54th first-class hundred, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, June 30, 2014

Marcus Trescothick recorded his 54th first-class hundred

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Jun 30, 2014

Marcus Trescothick cruised to a century after a tricky start, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, June 30, 2014

Marcus Trescothick cruised to a century after a tricky start

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Jun 27, 2014

Marcus Trescothick failed again, Somerset v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, South Division, Taunton, June 27, 2014

Marcus Trescothick failed again

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 1996,1997
Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2005

Awarded the MBE in 2005

Series Results
England v Bangladesh at Birmingham - Jul 12, 2010
England won by 144 runs
England v Bangladesh at Bristol - Jul 10, 2010
Bangladesh won by 5 runs
England v Bangladesh at Nottingham - Jul 8, 2010
England won by 6 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
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