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Andrew Gale      

Full name Andrew William Gale

Born November 28, 1983, Dewsbury, Yorkshire

Current age 30 years 224 days

Major teams England Lions, England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire Cricket Board

Nickname Galey

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Heckmondwike Grammar

Andrew William Gale
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 121 187 16 6404 272 37.45 16 26 43 0
List A 123 115 11 3270 125* 31.44 2 18 25 0
Twenty20 93 85 9 1975 91 25.98 1626 121.46 0 15 239 34 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 121 115 238 1 1/33 1/33 238.00 12.41 115.0 0 0 0
List A 123 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 93 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Somerset at Scarborough, Jul 21-23, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds, Jul 7-10, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, Aug 15, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Yorkshire at Derby, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds, Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5 Yorkshire v Durham Leeds 7 Jul 2014 FC
6 Yorkshire v Durham Leeds 2 Jul 2014 T20
55 Yorkshire v Leics Leeds 1 Jul 2014 T20
7 Yorkshire v Notts Nottingham 28 Jun 2014 T20
49 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 22 Jun 2014 FC
5 Yorkshire v Sussex Arundel 16 Jun 2014 FC
17 Yorkshire v Northants Northampton 13 Jun 2014 T20
29, 5* Yorkshire v Notts Leeds 8 Jun 2014 FC
1 Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 6 Jun 2014 T20
0 Yorkshire v Northants Northampton 31 May 2014 FC
Profile

Andrew Gale is a stalwart Yorkshire left-handed batsman and highly-respected captain with a strong sense of White Rose traditions. One of a number of talented top-order players on the county circuit, he has been a player at the back of the minds of the England selectors despite the perception of some critics that he struggles with the short ball.

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Apr 13, 2014

Andrew Gale uppercuts one of his five fours, Somerset v Yorkshire, County Championship Division One, Taunton, 1st day, April 13, 2014

Andrew Gale uppercuts one of his five fours

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Aug 29, 2013

Jamie Harrison picked up Andrew Gale, Yorkshire v Durham, County Championship, Division One, Scarborough, 2nd day, August 29, 2013

Jamie Harrison picked up Andrew Gale

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Aug 21, 2013

Andrew Gale cuts one of three early boundaries, Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 1st day, August, 21, 2013

Andrew Gale cuts one of three early boundaries

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Essex at Chesterfield - Jul 7-10
Match drawn
Hampshire v Gloucs at Southampton - Jul 7-10
Match drawn
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 7-10
Kent won by 6 wickets
Middlesex v Somerset at Uxbridge - Jul 7-10
Match drawn
Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds - Jul 7-10
Match drawn
1st Investec Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jul 9-13
India 457 England 43/1
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