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Lydia Greenway      

Full name Lydia Sophie Greenway

Born August 6, 1985, Farnborough, Kent

Current age 28 years 354 days

Major teams England Women

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Lydia Sophie Greenway
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 12 20 1 315 70 16.57 1037 30.37 0 2 41 0 14 0
ODIs 115 102 25 2354 125* 30.57 3752 62.73 1 11 213 4 48 0
T20Is 71 63 18 1066 80* 23.68 1096 97.26 0 2 82 5 41 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 115 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Australia Women v England Women at Brisbane, Feb 15-17, 2003 scorecard
Last Test Australia Women v England Women at Perth, Jan 10-13, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England Women v South Africa Women at Chelmsford, Aug 13, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI Australia Women v England Women at Hobart, Jan 26, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England Women v New Zealand Women at Hove, Aug 5, 2004 scorecard
Last T20I Australia Women v England Women at Dhaka, Apr 6, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
93 Super 3s A v Super 3s C Loughborough 31 May 2014 Other OD
14 Super 3s A v Super 3s B Loughborough 17 May 2014 Other OD
22* Super 3s A v Super 3s B Loughborough 10 May 2014 Other T20
2* Super 3s A v Super 3s C Loughborough 10 May 2014 Other T20
2 Eng Women v Aus Women Dhaka 6 Apr 2014 WT20I # 273
- Eng Women v SA Women Dhaka 4 Apr 2014 WT20I # 272
8* Eng Women v SL Women Sylhet 30 Mar 2014 WT20I # 262
3 Eng Women v Bdesh Wmn Sylhet 28 Mar 2014 WT20I # 257
26 Eng Women v India Women Sylhet 26 Mar 2014 WT20I # 254
14 Eng Women v WI Women Sylhet 24 Mar 2014 WT20I # 249
Profile

Touted as the best batting prospect since Charlotte Edwards, the left-hander Lydia Greenway made her full England debut in February 2003 against Australia in the Ashes Series at The Gabba, Brisbane. A late call-up to the squad, Greenway had just returned to England from a successful tour of Australia with England Under-19 where she had averaged 42, before turning around to join the seniors. Batting at No. 5, she immediately lived up to expectations, as she struck 88 in a warm-up match on her senior debut against Australia A. Although she scored just 37 in her next four innings, the selectors kept faith and in the first Test against South Africa in August 2003, Greenway was to repay that trust in spades as she and Claire Taylor smashed the world record for a fourth-wicket stand, amassing 203 of which Greenway struck 70 and Claire Taylor 177. Greenway followed this up with 66 in the next Test. Her one-day career has yet to bear fruit with only two half-centuries from over 60 ODIs but she has time to blossom and has every chance to do so under the watchful eye of Kent and England captain Edwards. Rated by many as the best fielder in women's cricket, she plays for Kent and Hayes Hurricanes WCC
Jenny Thompson May 2009

Profile

Lydia made her England debut in Feb 2003 against Australia in the Ashes Series at The Gabba, Brisbane. Lydia scored 88 on her senior debut against Australia `A'.

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Apr 6, 2014

Ellyse Perry had Lydia Greenway caught behind, Australia v England, Women's World T20, final, April 6, 2014

Ellyse Perry had Lydia Greenway caught behind

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Jan 19, 2014

Lydia Greenway drives square through the off side, Australia v England, 1st ODI, Melbourne, January 19, 2014

Lydia Greenway drives square through the off side

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Jan 17, 2014

Lydia Greenway made 44 before retiring out, CA Chairman's Women's XI v England Women, Melbourne, January 17, 2014

Lydia Greenway made 44 before retiring out

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Tournament Results
Aus Women v WI Women at Mumbai (BS) - Feb 17, 2013
Aus Women won by 114 runs
Eng Women v NZ Women at Mumbai (BS) - Feb 15, 2013
Eng Women won by 4 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
SA Women v SL Women at Cuttack - Feb 15, 2013
SL Women won by 88 runs
Eng Women v NZ Women at Mumbai (BS) - Feb 13, 2013
Eng Women won by 15 runs
Aus Women v WI Women at Mumbai - Feb 13, 2013
WI Women won by 8 runs
SA Women v SL Women at Cuttack - Feb 13, 2013
SA Women won by 110 runs
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