Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

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

Current age 31 years 314 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 148 250 21 8706 209 38.01 18214 47.79 19 46 150 1
List A 94 85 11 2334 111* 31.54 2 13 34 0
Twenty20 72 66 13 1289 71* 24.32 1186 108.68 0 4 111 13 27 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 148 18 16 0 - - - 5.33 - 0 0 0
List A 94 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Nottinghamshire at Liverpool, Jul 13-15, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Durham at Manchester, Jul 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
57 Lancashire v Hampshire Manchester 27 Jul 2014 LA
38 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 26 Jul 2014 LA
8 Lancashire v Durham Manchester 24 Jul 2014 T20
24* Lancashire v Derbyshire Manchester 18 Jul 2014 T20
17, 16 Lancashire v Notts Liverpool 13 Jul 2014 FC
16 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 11 Jul 2014 T20
- Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 6 Jul 2014 T20
140, 41* Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
10 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
- Lancashire v Northants Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

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

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Jul 1, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt

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Jun 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire, Surrey v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, June 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire

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May 17, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total, Lancashire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Old Trafford, May 18, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England won by 266 runs
Group B: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth - Jul 31
Durham won by 5 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol - Jul 31
Gloucs won by 35 runs
Group B: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's - Jul 31
Middlesex won by 6 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Northants v NZ A at Northampton - Jul 31
NZ A won by 70 runs (D/L method)
Group B: Somerset v Kent at Taunton - Jul 31
Kent won by 2 runs (D/L method)
Yorkshire v Sri Lanka A at Leeds - Jul 31
Sri Lanka A won by 26 runs
Group A: Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - Jul 31
Leics won by 34 runs
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