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Steven Croft      

Full name Steven John Croft

Born October 11, 1984, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 29 years 273 days

Major teams Auckland, Lancashire, Lancashire Cricket Board, Northern Districts

Nickname Crofty

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast, Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Highfield High, Blackpool; Myerscough College

Steven John Croft
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 109 170 18 4995 156 32.86 9560 52.24 8 29 91 0
List A 114 103 20 2888 107 34.79 1 21 55 0
Twenty20 113 105 21 2617 88 31.15 2113 123.85 0 15 216 75 64 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 109 3875 2226 55 6/41 9/105 40.47 3.44 70.4 1 1 0
List A 114 1960 1783 51 4/24 4/24 34.96 5.45 38.4 2 0 0
Twenty20 113 58 819 1090 34 3/6 3/6 32.05 7.98 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford UCCE v Lancashire at Oxford, May 25-27, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Lancashire at Worcester, Jul 6, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
29*, 2/30 Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 6 Jul 2014 T20
18, 0/47, 59* Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
156, 0/2, 0/14 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
29*, 0/17 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
1, 72 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jun 2014 FC
7, 0/22 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 13 Jun 2014 T20
30, 0/17, 104*, 3/25 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 8 Jun 2014 FC
21* Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 6 Jun 2014 T20
0/26, 20 Lancashire v Somerset Manchester 1 Jun 2014 FC
1, 0/27 Lancashire v Warwickshire Manchester 30 May 2014 T20
Profile

Steven Croft emerged as a major figure in the Lancashire in 2010 and etched an indelible mark on the county's history in 2011 by hitting the winning runs on the fourth day of the final County Championship match, against Somerset at Taunton, to clinch the county's first outright title in 77 years.

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Jul 1, 2014

Steven Croft held a catch to dismiss Marcus Trescothick, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, July 1, 2014

Steven Croft held a catch to dismiss Marcus Trescothick

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Jun 30, 2014

Simon Kerrigan celebrates a wicket with Steven Croft, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, June 30, 2014

Simon Kerrigan celebrates a wicket with Steven Croft

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Jun 8, 2014

Steven Croft dug in for 30 off 100 balls, Warwickshire v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 1st day, June 8, 2014

Steven Croft dug in for 30 off 100 balls

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Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jul 1, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 28, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 33 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - Jun 24, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 46 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 20, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 46 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 17, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
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