Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

Born September 20, 1982, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 31 years 294 days

Major teams Lancashire, Lancashire 2nd XI, Lancashire Cricket Board, Matabeleland Tuskers

Nickname Horts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Colo High School, Sydney; Broadgreen Comp Liverpool; St Margaret's High School

Paul James Horton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 147 248 21 8673 209 38.20 18146 47.79 19 46 150 1
List A 92 83 11 2239 111* 31.09 2 12 32 0
Twenty20 69 63 12 1241 71* 24.33 1155 107.44 0 4 110 10 27 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 147 18 16 0 - - - 5.33 - 0 0 0
List A 92 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Lancashire at Worcester, Jul 6, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 6 Jul 2014 T20
140, 41* Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
10 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
- Lancashire v Northants Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
9, 0 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jun 2014 FC
40 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 13 Jun 2014 T20
12, 42 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 8 Jun 2014 FC
60 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 6 Jun 2014 T20
0, 11 Lancashire v Somerset Manchester 1 Jun 2014 FC
9 Lancashire v Warwickshire Manchester 30 May 2014 T20
Profile

Once regarded as a batsman whose measured style was best suited to four-day cricket, Paul Horton has become a versatile performer in all forms of the game, as adept at scoring runs quickly as building an innings patiently. He has also become one of the best slip fielders on the English county circuit.

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Jul 1, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt

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Jun 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire, Surrey v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, June 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire

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May 17, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total, Lancashire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Old Trafford, May 18, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jul 9-13
India 457 England 352/9
North Division: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jul 11
Yorkshire 186/8 Durham 40/2 (8/20 ov)
North Division: Leics v Lancashire at Leicester - Jul 11
Lancashire 151/7 Leics 56/1 (7.2/20 ov)
South Division: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 11
Somerset 175/8 Gloucs 81/0 (8/20 ov)
North Division: Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - Jul 11
Derbyshire 124/5 (15.5/20 ov)
South Division: Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval - Jul 11
Glamorgan 139/3 (15.3/20 ov)
North Division: Warwickshire v Worcs at Birmingham - Jul 11
Worcs 120/5 (15.2/20 ov)
South Division: Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - Jul 11
Middlesex 71/2 (8.1/20 ov)
South Division: Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jul 11
Kent 54/3 (7.3/20 ov)
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