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Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

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

Current age 33 years 249 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 169 283 23 9869 209 37.95 20379 48.42 22 54 172 1
List A 103 94 12 2542 111* 31.00 2 13 41 0
Twenty20 81 75 13 1448 71* 23.35 1336 108.38 0 5 127 14 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 169 42 28 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
List A 103 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 81 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Worcestershire at Leicester, May 22-24, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Nottinghamshire at Liverpool, Aug 4, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Nottinghamshire at Manchester, Jul 15, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
89, 2 Leics v Worcs Leicester 22 May 2016 FC
3 Leics 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Bedford 18 May 2016 Other T20
12, 10 Leics v Northants Leicester 8 May 2016 FC
100, 0/5 Leics v Sussex Hove 1 May 2016 FC
3 Leics v Kent Leicester 24 Apr 2016 FC
67, 64* Leics v Glamorgan Cardiff 17 Apr 2016 FC
57, 32 Leics v Lbroug MCCU Loughborough 11 Apr 2016 Other
9 Leics v Yorkshire Dubai 17 Mar 2016 Other T20
6 Leics v Derbyshire Abu Dhabi 16 Mar 2016 Other T20
42 Lancs 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Manchester 6 Aug 2015 Other OD
Profile

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

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Apr 18, 2016

Paul Horton works into the leg side, Glamorgan v Leicestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, April 18, 2016

Paul Horton works into the leg side

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Apr 18, 2016

Paul Horton took a blow on the back of the head, Glamorgan v Leicestershire, Specsavers County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 2nd day, April 18, 2016

Paul Horton took a blow on the back of the head

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Aug 23, 2014

Paul Horton disagreed with his caught behind decision, Birmingham v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 23, 2014

Paul Horton disagreed with his caught behind decision

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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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