Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 32 years 72 days

Major teams England, England Lions, England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Peanut

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Caedmon School; Whitby Community College

Adam Lyth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 7 13 0 265 107 20.38 529 50.09 1 0 40 1 8 0
First-class 176 296 14 10674 251 37.85 23 57 231 0
List A 122 115 8 3765 144 35.18 4012 93.84 5 18 402 68 55 0
T20s 113 104 3 2605 161 25.79 1827 142.58 1 14 289 88 58 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 176 97 2689 1624 34 2/9 2/9 47.76 3.62 79.0 0 0 0
List A 122 24 360 373 6 2/27 2/27 62.16 6.21 60.0 0 0 0
T20s 113 21 252 321 17 5/31 5/31 18.88 7.64 14.8 0 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 20-23, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham, Sep 23-26, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, May 4, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Birmingham Bears v Yorkshire at Birmingham, Aug 30, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2 Arabians v Gladiators Abu Dhabi 24 Nov 2019 Other OD
28 Arabians v Qalandars Abu Dhabi 23 Nov 2019 Other OD
14 Arabians v Bangla Tiger Abu Dhabi 22 Nov 2019 Other OD
20 Arabians v Delhi Bulls Abu Dhabi 21 Nov 2019 Other OD
50 Arabians v Tuskers Abu Dhabi 20 Nov 2019 Other OD
30 Arabians v Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi 18 Nov 2019 Other OD
21 Arabians v Qalandars Abu Dhabi 17 Nov 2019 Other OD
0 Arabians v Warriors Abu Dhabi 15 Nov 2019 Other OD
26 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 23 Sep 2019 FC
0/7, 5, 0/18, 9 Yorkshire v Kent Leeds 16 Sep 2019 FC
Profile

Of the Yorkshire trio of Gary Ballance, Adam Lyth and Joe Root, it is Lyth who possesses the most natural ability. There may have been a little hyperbole in the claim by his county captain, Andrew Gale, on behalf of his shaven-headed leftie at a time when the international stock of Ballance and Root was growing every week. But it caused many to observe Adam Lyth more carefully than ever before and 2014 was the year that his career approached fulfilment.

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Aug 25, 2019

Adam Lyth scored 48 and took five wickets, but ended up on the losing side, Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, Vitality Blast, Trent Bridge, August 25, 2019

Adam Lyth scored 48 and took five wickets, but ended up on the losing side

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Aug 25, 2019

Adam Lyth works one into the leg side during Yorkshire's chase, Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, Vitality Blast, Trent Bridge, August 25, 2019

Adam Lyth works one into the leg side during Yorkshire's chase

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Jun 5, 2018

Adam Lyth acknowledges his hundred, Lancashire v Yorkshire, Royal London Cup, Old Trafford, June 5, 2018

Adam Lyth acknowledges his hundred

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015