Gareth Batty      

Full name Gareth Jon Batty

Born October 13, 1977, Bradford, Yorkshire

Current age 40 years 279 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 Insights on test 9 12 2 149 38 14.90 580 25.68 0 0 15 2 3 0
ODIs Insights on odi 10 8 2 30 17 5.00 73 41.09 0 0 1 0 4 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 1 1 0 4 4 4.00 7 57.14 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 253 374 64 7276 133 23.47 3 30 161 0
List A 265 194 42 2354 83* 15.48 0 5 82 0
T20s Insights on t20 148 86 29 606 87 10.63 589 102.88 0 1 45 14 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 9 13 1714 914 15 3/55 5/153 60.93 3.19 114.2 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 10 9 440 366 5 2/40 2/40 73.20 4.99 88.0 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 1 1 18 17 0 - - - 5.66 - 0 0 0
First-class 253 44776 21678 656 8/68 33.04 2.90 68.2 26 3
List A 265 10359 8016 246 5/35 5/35 32.58 4.64 42.1 5 3 0
T20s Insights on t20 148 139 2629 3206 119 4/13 4/13 26.94 7.31 22.0 4 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Bangladesh v England at Dhaka, Oct 21-25, 2003 scorecard
Last Test India v England at Mohali, Nov 26-29, 2016 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 Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester, Sep 25-28, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 1998
Last List A Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval, Jun 6, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jun 13, 2003 scorecard
Last T20s Sussex v Surrey at Hove, Jul 13, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/25 Surrey v Sussex Hove 13 Jul 2018 T20
3/36 Surrey v Essex The Oval 12 Jul 2018 T20
0/25, 2 Surrey v Kent The Oval 6 Jul 2018 T20
2/18 Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 5 Jul 2018 T20
3, 0/30 Surr 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI New Malden 18 Jun 2018 Other
1/44 Surrey v Glamorgan The Oval 6 Jun 2018 LA
1/33 Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 3 Jun 2018 LA
1/96, 15 Surrey v Kent Beckenham 1 Jun 2018 LA
- Surrey v Sussex The Oval 29 May 2018 LA
1/50 Surrey v Essex Chelmsford 27 May 2018 LA
Profile

Gareth Batty made a remarkable return to Test cricket after more than an 11-year absence when England summoned him, at 39, for Test tours of Bangladesh and India late in 2016. After such a long absence his roar of joy in Chittagong when Tamim Iqbal was caught behind was understandable. No English spinner had taken the new ball in the first innings of a Test since John Emburey did so against West Indies in 1988 and his first ball was, in his words, "a pie" that was cut for four, but he soon settled and took four wickets in England's victory, only to fall quickly out of favour as England's performances declined.

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Jul 19, 2017

Gareth Batty, in typically aggressive mood, Surrey v Essex, NatWest Blast, South Group, Kia Oval, July 19, 2017

Gareth Batty, in typically aggressive mood

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Jun 17, 2017

Gareth Batty collected a five-wicket haul, Worcestershire v Surrey, Royal London Cup, semi-final, New Road, June 17, 2017

Gareth Batty collected a five-wicket haul

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May 14, 2017

Gareth Batty bowls for Surrey, Surrey v Hampshire, Royal London Cup, Kia Oval, May 14, 2017

Gareth Batty bowls for Surrey

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