Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 27 years 213 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Peanut

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Caedmon School; Whitby Community College

Adam Lyth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 102 162 8 6664 251 43.27 15 40 123 0
List A 85 79 7 2256 109* 31.33 2564 87.98 1 11 227 36 38 0
Twenty20 61 52 2 939 78 18.78 762 123.22 0 2 108 18 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 102 40 1059 674 14 2/15 2/15 48.14 3.81 75.6 0 0 0
List A 85 13 162 172 2 1/6 1/6 86.00 6.37 81.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 61 5 42 56 3 2/5 2/5 18.66 8.00 14.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Marylebone Cricket Club v Yorkshire at Abu Dhabi, Mar 22-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A South Africa A v England Lions at Kimberley, Jan 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/16, 23 England XI v St Kitts XI Basseterre 8 Apr 2015 Other
0/6, 113, 1/29, 46* Yorkshire v M.C.C. Abu Dhabi 22 Mar 2015 FC
2/20, 54* Yorkshire v Middlesex Abu Dhabi 19 Mar 2015 Other T20
11 Eng Lions v Sth Africa A Kimberley 28 Jan 2015 LA
65, 37 Eng Lions v Sth Africa A Bloemfontein 18 Jan 2015 FC
1/27, 7 Eng Lions v Sth Africa A Paarl 11 Jan 2015 FC
106, 25 Eng Lions v Gauteng Invitation XI Soweto 5 Jan 2015 Other
10, 0/8, 51 Yorkshire v Somerset Leeds 23 Sep 2014 FC
122 Yorkshire v Notts Nottingham 9 Sep 2014 FC
0/4, 251, 1/37 Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 31 Aug 2014 FC
Profile

Adam Lyth's stock rose markedly as the left-handed opener spearheaded Yorkshire's successful Championship challenge in 2014. His maturing batsmanship won a succession of Player of the Year awards and he ended the summer as a realistic contender for an England opening batting spot.

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Mar 23, 2015

Adam Lyth flicks through the leg side on his way to a century, MCC v Champion County, Abu Dhabi, 2nd day, March 23, 2015

Adam Lyth flicks through the leg side on his way to a century

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Mar 23, 2015

Adam Lyth takes the applause for his century, MCC v Champion County, Abu Dhabi, 2nd day, March 23, 2015

Adam Lyth takes the applause for his century

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Mar 22, 2015

Adam Lyth finished the day unbeaten on 53, MCC v Yorkshire, Champion County match, Abu Dhabi, 1st day, March 22, 2015

Adam Lyth finished the day unbeaten on 53

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 2, 2014
Australia won by 84 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 31, 2014
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Hobart - Jan 29, 2014
Australia won by 13 runs
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