Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 27 years 247 days

Major teams England, England Lions, 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
Tests 1 2 0 19 12 9.50 25 76.00 0 0 3 0 0 0
First-class 104 166 8 6759 251 42.77 15 41 126 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
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 104 42 1083 683 14 2/15 2/15 48.78 3.78 77.3 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
Only Test England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 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
7, 12 England v New Zealand Lord's 21 May 2015 Test # 2162
53, 0/1, 23, 0/8 Yorkshire v Hampshire Leeds 10 May 2015 FC
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
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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May 30, 2015

Adam Lyth soaks up the support of his home crowd, England v New Zealand, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 2nd day, May 30, 2015

Adam Lyth soaks up the support of his home crowd

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May 30, 2015

Adam Lyth celebrates his maiden Test hundred, England v New Zealand, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 2nd day, May 30, 2015

Adam Lyth celebrates his maiden Test hundred

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May 30, 2015

Alastair Cook and Adam Lyth produced a huge opening stand, England v New Zealand, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 2nd day, May 30, 2015

Alastair Cook and Adam Lyth produced a huge opening stand

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Tour Results
West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown - Jul 28, 2013
Pakistan won by 11 runs
West Indies v Pakistan at Kingstown - Jul 27, 2013
Pakistan won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 24, 2013
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining) (D/L method)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 19, 2013
Match tied
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