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Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 29 years 68 days

Major teams England, England Lions, England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Peanut

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Caedmon School; Whitby Community College

Adam Lyth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 7 13 0 265 107 20.38 529 50.09 1 0 40 1 8 0
First-class 133 219 10 8397 251 40.17 20 46 166 0
List A 97 90 7 2827 136 34.06 3074 91.96 3 13 283 55 41 0
Twenty20 73 64 2 1251 87 20.17 967 129.36 0 4 147 30 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 133 66 1796 1115 26 2/9 2/9 42.88 3.72 69.0 0 0 0
List A 97 15 204 217 3 1/6 1/6 72.33 6.38 68.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 73 10 78 88 4 2/5 2/5 22.00 6.76 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 20-23, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Middlesex v Yorkshire at Lord's, Sep 20-23, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds, Aug 28, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Durham v Yorkshire at Birmingham, Aug 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
43, 1/77, 13 Yorkshire v Middlesex Lord's 20 Sep 2016 FC
14, 0/7, 49, 0/10 Yorkshire v Somerset Leeds 12 Sep 2016 FC
2, 0/13, 114* Yorkshire v Durham Leeds 6 Sep 2016 FC
24, 56 Yorkshire v Hampshire Southampton 31 Aug 2016 FC
4 Yorkshire v Surrey Leeds 28 Aug 2016 LA
12, 41 Yorkshire v Notts Scarborough 23 Aug 2016 FC
64 Yorkshire v Durham Birmingham 20 Aug 2016 T20
88 Yorkshire v Kent Canterbury 18 Aug 2016 LA
0/19, 25, 63* Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 13 Aug 2016 FC
8 Yorkshire v Glamorgan Cardiff 11 Aug 2016 T20
Profile

Of the Yorkshire trio of Gary Ballance, Adam Lyth and Joe Root, it is Lyth who possesses the most natural ability. There may have been a little hyperbole in the claim by his county captain, Andrew Gale, on behalf of his shaven-headed leftie at a time when the international stock of Ballance and Root was growing every week. But it caused many to observe Adam Lyth more carefully than ever before and 2014 was the year that his career approached fulfilment.

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Sep 20, 2016

Yorkshire saw several catches go down, Middlesex v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Lord's, 1st day, September 20, 2016

Yorkshire saw several catches go down

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Sep 8, 2016

Adam Lyth's hundred set up the Yorkshire declaration, Yorkshire v Durham, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 3rd day, September 8, 2016

Adam Lyth's hundred set up the Yorkshire declaration

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Aug 20, 2016

Adam Lyth made an impressive 64, Durham v Yorkshire, NatWest T20 Blast, 2nd semi-final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Adam Lyth made an impressive 64

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Tour Results
India v England at Dharamsala - Jan 27, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Jan 23, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
India won by 127 runs
India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
England won by 9 runs
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