Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

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

Current age 32 years 245 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 157 266 22 9359 209 38.35 19395 48.25 21 49 156 1
List A 99 90 12 2463 111* 31.57 2 13 37 0
Twenty20 75 69 13 1312 71* 23.42 1210 108.42 0 4 112 14 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 157 18 16 0 - - - 5.33 - 0 0 0
List A 99 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Lancashire at Leicester, May 17-20, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Aug 23, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
70, 7 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 17 May 2015 FC
168, 9 Lancashire v Gloucs Manchester 10 May 2015 FC
49 Lancashire v Northants Northampton 3 May 2015 FC
71, 67* Lancashire v Kent Manchester 26 Apr 2015 FC
5, 2 Lancashire v Derbyshire Derby 19 Apr 2015 FC
83 Lancashire v Lds-Brd MCCU Manchester 12 Apr 2015 Other
7 Lancashire v Middlesex Manchester 23 Sep 2014 FC
16, 16 Lancashire v Sussex Hove 9 Sep 2014 FC
0, 49 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 31 Aug 2014 FC
1 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 23 Aug 2014 T20
Profile

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

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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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Jul 1, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt

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Jun 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire, Surrey v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, June 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Lord's - May 21-25
England 389 New Zealand 481/7
Division Three: Cheshire Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
May 24, 2015
Division Two: Essex Women v Ire. Women in England (venue TBA)
May 24, 2015
Kent v Surrey at Beckenham
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Derbyshire at Southport
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Sussex v Warwickshire at Hove
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Worcs v Durham at Worcester
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Division Two: Worcs Women v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
May 24, 2015
South Group: Gloucs v Essex at Bristol
May 24, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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