Joe Sayers      

Full name Joseph John Sayers

Born November 5, 1983, Leeds, Yorkshire

Current age 31 years 173 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Oxford MCCU, Oxford University, Yorkshire

Nickname JJ

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education St Mary's RC Comprehensive School, Menston, Oxford University

Joseph John Sayers
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 108 179 14 5457 187 33.07 14402 37.89 11 28 63 0
List A 31 30 2 594 62 21.21 960 61.87 0 5 2 0
Twenty20 17 14 0 253 44 18.07 227 111.45 0 0 29 4 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 108 361 178 6 3/15 3/15 29.66 2.95 60.1 0 0 0
List A 31 60 79 1 1/31 1/31 79.00 7.90 60.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds, Jun 21-24, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Gloucestershire at Leeds, Sep 21, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Yorkshire v Middlesex at Leeds, Jun 20, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jul 3, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Jul 24, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
23, 0 Yorks 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Barnt Green 6 Aug 2013 Other
3 Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 24 Jul 2013 T20
38 Yorkshire v Notts Leeds 21 Jul 2013 T20
13 Yorks 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Pudsey 19 Jul 2013 Other OD
11 Yorkshire v Derbyshire Chesterfield 14 Jul 2013 T20
1 Yorkshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 12 Jul 2013 T20
28 Yorkshire v Leics Leeds 9 Jul 2013 T20
21, 0/19 Yorks 2nd XI v MCC YC Leeds 8 Jul 2013 Other OD
5, 24 Yorkshire v Surrey Leeds 21 Jun 2013 FC
- Yorkshire v Middlesex Leeds 20 Jun 2013 LA
Profile

Joe Sayers is a Yorkshire top-order batsman who had to overcome a hurdle that no player in cricket's history has faced. In 2010 was diagnosed with Post Viral Fatigue Syndrome, or chronic fatigue. While his team-mates were making a tilt at the Championship, Sayers missed most of the season, forced to go to bed at 3pm every afternoon. At that stage it was not known if he could recover but happily he returned to action for the 2011 season.

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May 16, 2013

Joe Sayers turns the ball off his pads, Warwickshire v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 2nd day, May 16, 2013

Joe Sayers turns the ball off his pads

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May 10, 2013

Tim Bresnan, Joe Sayers, Adam Lyth and Gary Ballance look on from the slips, Yorkshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 4th day, May 10, 2013

Tim Bresnan, Joe Sayers, Adam Lyth and Gary Ballance look on from the slips

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Apr 26, 2012

Joe Sayers is dismissed by Matt Coles, Kent v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Canterbury, April 26, 2012

Joe Sayers is dismissed by Matt Coles

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 Durham 103/2
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 Derbyshire 24/0
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 301/6
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 317/5
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 Leics 102/1
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 Middlesex 10/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 293/5
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 270/4
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