Matt Parkinson      

Full name Matthew William Parkinson

Born October 24, 1996, Bolton, Lancashire

Current age 22 years 182 days

Major teams Lancashire 2nd XI, Lancashire Cricket Academy, Lancashire Under-13s, Lancashire Under-14s, Lancashire Under-15s, Lancashire Under-17s, Staffordshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Education Bolton School

Relation Twin brother - CF Parkinson

Matthew William Parkinson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 16 22 9 71 13 5.46 299 23.74 0 0 5 0 3 0
List A 20 10 7 42 15* 14.00 81 51.85 0 0 3 0 4 0
T20s 24 7 4 14 7* 4.66 16 87.50 0 0 2 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 16 27 2166 1183 42 5/49 8/181 28.16 3.27 51.5 1 2 0
List A 20 19 1067 901 39 5/51 5/51 23.10 5.06 27.3 2 2 0
T20s 24 24 532 609 39 4/23 4/23 15.61 6.86 13.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester, Jun 20-23, 2016 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton, Sep 4-5, 2018 scorecard
List A debut West Indies A v England Lions at Coolidge, Mar 6, 2018 scorecard
Last List A Lancashire v Northamptonshire at Manchester, Apr 24, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Jul 16, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s Worcestershire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Sep 15, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/41 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 24 Apr 2019 LA
2/47 Lancashire v Yorkshire Leeds 21 Apr 2019 LA
1/83, 2* Lancashire v Notts Nottingham 19 Apr 2019 LA
5/51, 10 Lancashire v Worcs Manchester 17 Apr 2019 LA
4, 2/56 Lancashire v U.S.A. ICCA Dubai 19 Mar 2019 Other OD
2/23, 0 Lancashire v Worcs Birmingham 15 Sep 2018 T20
0*, 1/31, 0, 0/8 Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 4 Sep 2018 FC
3/27 Lancashire v Kent Canterbury 23 Aug 2018 T20
2/51, 0, 1/62, 7 Lancashire v Surrey The Oval 19 Aug 2018 FC
4, 2/16 Lancashire v Bears Birmingham 15 Aug 2018 T20
Profile

Matt Parkinson, a tousle-haired legspinner, became the youngest Lancashire player to take five wickets on his first-team debut - following in the footsteps of Simon Kerrigan who also achieved it for the county six years earlier - when he claimed 5 for 49 against Warwickshire at Edgbaston in 2016. Jonathan Trott, caught at slip, was an illustrious first victim in a display, spread over two days, that was most striking for the absence of loose balls. He also claimed a small place in cricket oddities when his first over in the Championship was interrupted by a mysterious buzzing sound over the PA system which was loud enough to force the players to take an early tea.

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Sep 15, 2018

Matt Parkinson belts an appeal, Worcestershire v Lancashire, T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston, September 15, 2018

Matt Parkinson belts an appeal

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Aug 23, 2018

Matt Parkinson celebrates the dismissal of Marcus Stoinis, Kent v Lancashire, Vitality Blast quarter-finals, Canterbury, August 23, 2018

Matt Parkinson celebrates the dismissal of Marcus Stoinis

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Aug 12, 2018

Matt Parkinson is enjoying a successful season, Lancashire v Leicestershire, Vitality Blast, North Group, August 3, 2018

Matt Parkinson is enjoying a successful season

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