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Gareth Batty      

Full name Gareth Jon Batty

Born October 13, 1977, Bradford, Yorkshire

Current age 36 years 273 days

Major teams England, Surrey, Surrey Cricket Board, Worcestershire, Yorkshire

Nickname Boris, Nora

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Bingley Grammar

Relation Brother - JD Batty

Gareth Jon Batty
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 7 8 1 144 38 20.57 533 27.01 0 0 15 2 3 0
ODIs 10 8 2 30 17 5.00 73 41.09 0 0 1 0 4 0
T20Is 1 1 0 4 4 4.00 7 57.14 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 202 304 49 6114 133 23.97 2 28 150 0
List A 223 171 35 2203 83* 16.19 0 5 76 0
Twenty20 101 63 17 533 87 11.58 501 106.38 0 1 43 13 32 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 9 1394 733 11 3/55 5/153 66.63 3.15 126.7 0 0 0
ODIs 10 9 440 366 5 2/40 2/40 73.20 4.99 88.0 0 0 0
T20Is 1 1 18 17 0 - - - 5.66 - 0 0 0
First-class 202 36747 17880 533 8/68 33.54 2.91 68.9 22 2
List A 223 8513 6489 205 5/35 5/35 31.65 4.57 41.5 5 1 0
Twenty20 101 94 1806 2152 84 4/13 4/13 25.61 7.14 21.5 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Bangladesh v England at Dhaka, Oct 21-25, 2003 scorecard
Last Test England v Bangladesh at Chester-le-Street, Jun 3-5, 2005 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Sydney, Dec 13, 2002 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v England at Bridgetown, Mar 27, 2009 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I West Indies v England at Port of Spain, Mar 15, 2009 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1997
Last First-class Glamorgan v Surrey at Colwyn Bay, Jul 6-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1998
Last List A Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jun 13, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval, Jul 11, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/26 Surrey v Glamorgan The Oval 11 Jul 2014 T20
26, 2/80 Surrey v Glamorgan Colwyn Bay 6 Jul 2014 FC
0/20 Surrey v Essex Chelmsford 4 Jul 2014 T20
1/28 Surrey v Kent The Oval 2 Jul 2014 T20
27*, 3/74 Surrey v Hampshire The Oval 28 Jun 2014 FC
1/23 Surrey v Hampshire The Oval 27 Jun 2014 T20
1, 2/37, 4/83 Surrey v Leics The Oval 22 Jun 2014 FC
1/29 Surrey v Glamorgan Cardiff 20 Jun 2014 T20
0/0, 29, 4/69 Surrey v Derbyshire Derby 15 Jun 2014 FC
1/15 Surrey v Sussex The Oval 13 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

Jack-in-the-box allrounder Gareth Batty had to jink around to find a regular first-team spot. Born in Bradford, he played for Yorkshire in 1997 before moving south to try his luck with Surrey. The young man then went west to Worcester, for whom he took 56 wickets with his offspin (and biffed 491 runs) in 2002. That won him a spot at the England Academy in Adelaide in 2002-03, and the selectors sent for him as they cast around for reinforcements during that winter's injury-plagued tour of Australia. Batty played two one-day internationals in Australia, impressing with his tight lines and feisty fielding, and with that in mind he was included in England's 14-man squad for the 2004 Champions Trophy.

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Jun 30, 2014

Gareth Batty picked up two wickets, Surrey v Hampshire, County Championship, Division Two, The Oval, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Gareth Batty picked up two wickets

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Jun 17, 2014

Gareth Batty in action, The Oval, August 29, 2013

Gareth Batty in action

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Aug 6, 2013

Gareth Batty got into an exchange with Peter Trego, Surrey v Somerset, Friends Life t20, quarter-final, The Oval, August 6, 2013

Gareth Batty got into an exchange with Peter Trego

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jul 9-13
India 457 & 167/3 England 496
Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Jul 12-15
Somerset 366/8
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Hampshire at Colchester
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Worcs v Leics at Worcester
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Division: Derbyshire v Yorkshire at Chesterfield
Jul 13, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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