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Paul McMahon      

Full name Paul Joseph McMahon

Born March 12, 1983, Wigan, Lancashire

Current age 31 years 133 days

Major teams Cambridgeshire, England Under-19s, Minor Counties Under-25s, Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire Cricket Board, Oxford MCCU, Oxford University, Oxfordshire

Nickname Boffin

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Trinity RC Comprehensive Nottingham, Oxford University

Paul Joseph McMahon
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 21 23 3 371 99 18.55 789 47.02 0 2 13 0
List A 4 2 0 8 8 4.00 10 80.00 0 0 0 1 3 0
Twenty20 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 21 3938 1948 52 5/30 37.46 2.96 75.7 2 1 0
List A 4 114 113 0 - - - 5.94 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 1 1 24 22 1 1/22 1/22 22.00 5.50 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Oxford UCCE v Nottinghamshire at Oxford, Apr 23-25, 2008 scorecard
List A debut Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire at Nottingham, Aug 31, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Nottinghamshire at Northampton, Jul 30, 2006 scorecard
Only Twenty20 Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire at Derby, Jul 6, 2005 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/22, 25, 6/44 Cambs v Bedfordshire Bedford 20 Jul 2014 Other
19, 1/37 Unicorns v Sri Lanka A Gosforth 18 Jul 2014 Other OD
3/47, 13, 2/49, 20 Cambs v Lincolnshire Wisbech 6 Jul 2014 Other
7, 1/19, 9*, 0/75 Cambs v Bucks High Wycombe 22 Jun 2014 Other
3/90, 23*, 2/71 Cambs v Herts Hertford 8 Jun 2014 Other
6, 1/50 Cambs v Bedfordshire March 25 May 2014 Other OD
0, 0/45 Cambs v Suffolk Cambridge 4 May 2014 Other OD
1, 1/2 Cambs v Norfolk Horsford 27 Apr 2014 Other OD
0, 1/51 Cambs v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 29 Mar 2014 Other OD
2/101, 40, 3/99, 33 Cambs v Cheshire Wisbech 8 Sep 2013 Other
Profile

Paul McMahon is a product of the Nottinghamshire Academy. He is an off-spinner of great potential, and is regarded as one of the brightest young spin bowling prospects in the country. He uses his height and a classical action to obtain good loop and genuine spin, allied to impressive control. He played for England Under-19s in the 2002 World Cup in New Zealand and was generally regarded as England's best bowler in an otherwise disappointing campaign.

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Nov 24, 2004

Paul McMahon, portrait April 15 2004

Paul McMahon, portrait April 2004

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Apr 23, 2002

Taken at the 2002 Nottinghamshire photocall

Paul McMahon ; thumbnail portrait April 2002

© ESPNcricinfo Ltd

Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003

Country Fixtures Country Results
Surrey v Kent at Guildford - Jul 20-23
Kent 408 & 262/6 Surrey 398
Gloucs v Worcs at Cheltenham - Jul 21-24
Worcs 395 Gloucs 156 & 25/2 (f/o)
Sussex v Warwickshire at Horsham - Jul 21-24
Sussex 413 Warwickshire 183/4
North Division: Northants v Notts at Northampton
Jul 23, 2014 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
South Division: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's
Jul 24, 2014 (18:15 local | 17:15 GMT | 13:15 EDT | 12:15 CDT | 10:15 PDT)
North Division: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester
Jul 24, 2014 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
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