Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

Born September 20, 1982, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 37 years 33 days

Major teams Lancashire, Lancashire 2nd XI, Lancashire Cricket Board, Matabeleland Tuskers

Nickname Horts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Colo High School, Sydney; Broadgreen Comp Liverpool; St Margaret's High School

Paul James Horton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 218 373 26 12309 209 35.47 25358 48.54 24 67 201 1
List A 121 112 13 2953 111* 29.82 3 14 50 0
T20s 82 76 14 1477 71* 23.82 1361 108.52 0 5 130 14 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 218 118 80 2 2/6 2/6 40.00 4.06 59.0 0 0 0
List A 121 13 8 1 1/7 1/7 8.00 3.69 13.0 0 0 0
T20s 82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Lancashire at Leicester, Sep 23-26, 2019 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Apr 28, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, Jun 26, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 30 Leics v Lancashire Leicester 23 Sep 2019 FC
49, 7 Leics v Glamorgan Cardiff 16 Sep 2019 FC
0, 0 Leics v Northants Leicester 10 Sep 2019 FC
52, 35 Leics v Durham Chester-le-Street 18 Aug 2019 FC
47, 26 Leics v Gloucs Cheltenham 15 Jul 2019 FC
50, 30 Leics v Durham Leicester 7 Jul 2019 FC
29 Leics v Northants Northampton 24 Jun 2019 FC
0, 100* Leics v Gloucs Leicester 17 Jun 2019 FC
0 Leics v Middlesex Leicester 10 Jun 2019 FC
11, 49 Leics v Lancashire Liverpool 3 Jun 2019 FC
Profile

Paul Horton, once regarded as a batsman whose measured style was best suited to four-day cricket, gradually developed into a versatile performer in all forms of the game, as adept at scoring runs quickly as building an innings patiently. He also gained a reputation as one of the best slip fielders on the English county circuit.

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Jun 26, 2018

Paul Horton drives on his way to a valuable half-century, Derbyshire v Leicestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Derby, 2nd day, June 26, 2018

Paul Horton drives on his way to a valuable half-century

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Apr 18, 2016

Paul Horton works into the leg side, Glamorgan v Leicestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, April 18, 2016

Paul Horton works into the leg side

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Apr 18, 2016

Paul Horton took a blow on the back of the head, Glamorgan v Leicestershire, Specsavers County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 2nd day, April 18, 2016

Paul Horton took a blow on the back of the head

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