Steven Croft      

Full name Steven John Croft

Born October 11, 1984, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 32 years 228 days

Major teams Auckland, Lancashire, Lancashire Cricket Board, Northern Districts

Nickname Crofty

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast, Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Highfield High, Blackpool; Myerscough College

Steven John Croft
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 149 231 21 7019 156 33.42 13830 50.75 11 42 157 0
List A 142 127 22 3668 127 34.93 2 28 71 0
Twenty20 148 139 32 3376 94* 31.55 2739 123.25 0 20 266 93 87 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 149 5070 2873 71 6/41 9/105 40.46 3.40 71.4 2 1 0
List A 142 2583 2350 60 4/24 4/24 39.16 5.45 43.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 148 93 1383 1729 61 3/6 3/6 28.34 7.50 22.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford UCCE v Lancashire at Oxford, May 25-27, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, May 19-22, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Durham v Lancashire at Chester-le-Street, May 16, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/14, 13, 0/14 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 19 May 2017 FC
41 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 16 May 2017 LA
12, 0/12 Lancashire v Notts Nottingham 14 May 2017 LA
1/13, 26* Lancashire v Derbyshire Blackpool 12 May 2017 LA
5 Lancashire v Worcs Manchester 10 May 2017 LA
127, 0/12 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 7 May 2017 LA
8, 0/16 Lancashire v Northants Liverpool 5 May 2017 LA
48 Lancashire v Essex Chelmsford 7 Apr 2017 FC
78, 0 Lancashire v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 2 Apr 2017 FC
2c/0s, 45, 0c/0s, 1 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 20 Sep 2016 FC
Profile

Steven Croft emerged as a major figure in the Lancashire in 2010 and etched an indelible mark on the county's history in 2011 by hitting the winning runs on the fourth day of the final County Championship match, against Somerset at Taunton, to clinch the county's first outright title in 77 years. It capped a memorable season in which he had also captained Lancashire's one-day side, notably leading them to a place at the Friends Life T20 finals day.

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May 5, 2017

Steven Croft drives, Lancashire v Northants, Royal London Cup, North Group, Aigburth, May 5, 2017

Steven Croft drives

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Sep 14, 2016

Steven Croft bowls for Lancashire, Lancashire v Middlesex, Specsavers Championship Division One, Old Trafford, September 14, 2016

Steven Croft bowls for Lancashire

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May 30, 2016

Steven Croft had to dig in as wickets fell, Yorkshire v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 2nd day, May 30, 2016

Steven Croft had to dig in as wickets fell

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - May 25-28
Leics 619 Derbyshire 296/1 (76.5 ov)
Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford - May 26-29
Surrey 369 Essex 65/1 (15.2 ov)
Glamorgan v Durham at Swansea - May 26-29
Durham 342 (94 ov)
Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells - May 26-29
Kent 369 Sussex 91/4 (23 ov)
Northants v Worcs at Northampton - May 26-29
Northants 238 Worcs 229/3 (63.2 ov)
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - May 26-29
Notts 430/9d Gloucs 26/3 (7 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - May 26-29
Hampshire 162 & 67/0 (18 ov) Somerset 197
2nd ODI: England v South Africa at Southampton - May 27
England 208/4 (38/50 ov)
Yorkshire v Sth Africa A at Leeds - May 27
Sth Africa A 129/4 (35.3/49 ov)
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