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Stephen Peters      

Full name Stephen David Peters

Born December 10, 1978, Harold Wood, Essex

Current age 36 years 147 days

Major teams Essex, Marylebone Cricket Club, Worcestershire

Nickname Pedro

Batting style Right-hand bat

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Coopers Company and Coburn School

Stephen David Peters
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 254 430 32 14061 222 35.32 31 70 189 0
List A 177 163 11 3444 107 22.65 2 21 48 0
Twenty20 24 20 3 300 61* 17.64 305 98.36 0 1 25 3 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 254 35 31 1 1/19 31.00 5.31 35.0 0 0
List A 177 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 1996
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Lancashire at Northampton, May 3-6, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 1996
Last List A Northamptonshire v Derbyshire at Northampton, Aug 11, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Warwickshire at Worcester, Jun 18, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Northamptonshire at Manchester, Jul 15, 2011 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
56, 81 Northants v Lancashire Northampton 3 May 2015 FC
40, 50 Northants v Leics Leicester 26 Apr 2015 FC
27, 16 Northants v Gloucs Northampton 12 Apr 2015 FC
24 Northants v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 2 Apr 2015 FC
11 Northants v Notts Cave Hill 15 Mar 2015 Other T20
11 Northants v Barbados XI Cave Hill 14 Mar 2015 Other T20
7, 42* Northants v Sussex Northampton 23 Sep 2014 FC
35, 4 Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 9 Sep 2014 FC
46 Northants v Somerset Taunton 31 Aug 2014 FC
4* Northants v Derbyshire Northampton 11 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

Stephen Peters was a young player tipped for great things. Such predictions never quite bore fruit but his longevity in first-class cricket could not be questioned. That was summed up when he was appointed Northants' first-class captain ahead of the 2013 campaign and was also awarded a benefit. That captaincy came to grief in spectacular fashion as Northants, in their first season back in Division One, were relegated by a country mile in 2014. Peters was replaced as captain by Alex Wakely but as Northants embarked upon a clearout of senior players, he decided to stay put and see out the remaining year of his contract in red-ball cricket only.

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May 5, 2015

Stephen Peters dug in until the close, Northamptonshire v Lancashire, County Championship, Division Two, Wantage Road, 3rd day, May 5, 2015

Stephen Peters dug in until the close

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Jul 7, 2014

Stephen Peters' stumps are demolished, Sussex v Northamptonshire, County Championship Division One, Hove, 2nd day, July 7, 2014

Stephen Peters' stumps are demolished

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May 18, 2014

Stephen Peters cuts during his 67, Northamptonshire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Wantage Road, May 18, 2014

Stephen Peters cuts during his 67

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 1998

Tour Results
India v New Zealand at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 11, 2009
India won by 6 wickets (with 57 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 8, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 97 runs
Sri Lanka A v N Zealanders at Colombo (SSC) - Sep 6, 2009
Sri Lanka A won by 61 runs
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 4, 2009
New Zealand won by 22 runs
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 2, 2009
New Zealand won by 3 runs
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