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Steven Crook      

Full name Steven Paul Crook

Born May 28, 1983, Adelaide, South Australia

Current age 35 years 23 days

Major teams Lancashire, Middlesex, Northamptonshire, South Australia Under-17s, South Australia Under-19s

Nickname Crookster

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Rostrevor College

Relation Brother - AR Crook

Steven Paul Crook
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 103 139 19 3785 145 31.54 4929 76.79 5 20 34 0
List A 91 67 9 1244 100 21.44 1223 101.71 1 5 18 0
T20s Insights on t20 122 91 25 1260 63 19.09 954 132.07 0 3 95 53 36 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 103 12372 8116 203 5/48 39.98 3.93 60.9 9 3 0
List A 91 3001 2887 84 5/36 5/36 34.36 5.77 35.7 3 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 122 91 1513 2116 73 3/19 3/19 28.98 8.39 20.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Northamptonshire at Birmingham, May 11-13, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester, May 18, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Durham at Northampton, May 27, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Northamptonshire v Durham at Northampton, Aug 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Northants v Durham Northampton 27 May 2018 LA
2/27, 1 Northants v Lancashire Northampton 23 May 2018 LA
45*, 0/7 Northants v Notts Market Warsop 20 May 2018 LA
92, 4/51, 1 Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 11 May 2018 FC
10, 4/89, 0 Northants v Pakistanis Northampton 4 May 2018 FC
3/43, 10 Nthants 2nd v MCC YC Northwood 26 Apr 2018 Other OD
0/13 Northants v Durham Northampton 18 Aug 2017 T20
0 Northants v Yorkshire Leeds 17 Aug 2017 T20
0/10, 20* Northants v Leics Northampton 11 Aug 2017 T20
34* Northants v Worcs Worcester 5 Aug 2017 T20
Profile

Steven Crook, an Australian-born skiddy seam bowler and hard-hitting lower-order batsmen, started his first-class career at Lancashire but had limited chances to show his worth. After a loan move to Northamptonshire at the end of the 2005 season, he made a permanent switch for 2006 where he earned greater chances in the one-day arena. Injury ravaged much of his time at Northants but he found other outlets to express himself, including a stint as lead singer of the band Juliet the Sun. The Sun newspaper even credited their track, Time For Heroes, as one of the reasons that England won the Ashes.

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May 25, 2017

Steven Crook on the attack, Northants v Worcestershire, Wantage Road, May 25, 2017

Steven Crook on the attack

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Aug 20, 2016

Steven Crook struck in his first over, Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Steven Crook struck in his first over

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Jul 22, 2016

Steven Crook hit 43 off 26 balls but it was not enough, Yorkshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Headingley, July 22, 2016

Steven Crook hit 43 off 26 balls but it was not enough

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