Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

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

Current age 32 years 256 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 159 268 22 9367 209 38.07 19429 48.21 21 49 160 1
List A 99 90 12 2463 111* 31.57 2 13 37 0
Twenty20 76 70 13 1332 71* 23.36 1238 107.59 0 4 112 14 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 159 30 23 0 - - - 4.60 - 0 0 0
List A 99 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval, May 31-Jun 3, 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 Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 0/7 Lancashire v Surrey The Oval 31 May 2015 FC
20 Lancashire v Derbyshire Derby 29 May 2015 T20
4 Lancashire v Derbyshire Southport 24 May 2015 FC
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
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
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Leics won by 6 wickets
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan won by 10 wickets
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-3
Notts won by 159 runs
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