Richard Gleeson      

Full name Richard James Gleeson

Born December 2, 1987, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 31 years 294 days

Major teams Cumberland, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 32 37 15 253 31 11.50 728 34.75 0 0 32 0 7 0
List A 21 13 5 53 13 6.62 126 42.06 0 0 2 0 3 0
T20s 42 9 5 24 7* 6.00 26 92.30 0 0 2 0 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 32 53 5219 2901 131 6/79 10/113 22.14 3.33 39.8 4 9 1
List A 21 18 841 816 28 5/47 5/47 29.14 5.82 30.0 1 1 0
T20s 42 41 838 1044 43 3/12 3/12 24.27 7.47 19.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Northamptonshire v Australians at Northampton, Aug 14-16, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Sep 10-12, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Northamptonshire v Lancashire at Northampton, Jun 8, 2016 scorecard
Last List A North v South at Cave Hill, Mar 23, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jun 10, 2016 scorecard
Last T20s Lancashire v Essex at Chester-le-Street, Sep 4, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5/64, 2*, 0/34 Lancashire v Derbyshire Manchester 10 Sep 2019 FC
0/16 Lancashire v Essex Chester-le-Street 4 Sep 2019 T20
0/23 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 30 Aug 2019 T20
0/56 Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 25 Aug 2019 T20
1/73, 2*, 2/24 Lancashire v Glamorgan Colwyn Bay 18 Aug 2019 FC
0/13 Lancashire v Northants Northampton 14 Aug 2019 T20
0/27 Lancashire v Bears Birmingham 11 Aug 2019 T20
2/28 Lancashire v Notts Manchester 3 Aug 2019 T20
2/20 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 2 Aug 2019 T20
2/13 Lancashire v Worcs Manchester 26 Jul 2019 T20
Profile

Richard Gleeson proved himself an integral part of Northamptonshire's NatWest T20 Blast side in 2016. He missed Finals Day - their third in four years and one in which they emerged victorious - but he had done much to get them there, showing splendid economy levels, under six an over, with aggressive, full-length bowling and mastery of the yorker under pressure. It was all enough to win him a berth with Rangpur Riders in the 2016 Bangladesh Premier League.

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Aug 20, 2019

Richard Gleeson is mobbed by his team-mates, Glamorgan v Lancashire, County Championship, Division Two, Colwyn Bay, August 20, 2019

Richard Gleeson is mobbed by his team-mates

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Jul 26, 2019

Richard Gleeson celebrates a wicket, Sussex v Surrey, Vitality Blast, South Group, Hove, July 26, 2019

Richard Gleeson celebrates a wicket

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Apr 6, 2018

Richard Gleeson in his Northamptonshire days, The County Ground, Northampton, April 6, 2018

Richard Gleeson in his Northamptonshire days

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