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Joe Leach      

Full name Joseph Leach

Born October 30, 1990, Stafford, Staffordshire

Current age 24 years 205 days

Major teams Leeds/Bradford MCCU, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire, Worcestershire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Education Shrewsbury School

Relation Brother - SG Leach

Joseph Leach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 28 45 4 1063 114 25.92 1916 55.48 1 8 146 11 6 0
List A 10 7 5 178 45* 89.00 179 99.44 0 0 21 0 1 0
Twenty20 12 9 3 85 20 14.16 76 111.84 0 0 5 2 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 28 46 2928 1756 64 6/73 8/134 27.43 3.59 45.7 2 2 0
List A 10 9 347 351 8 2/53 2/53 43.87 6.06 43.3 0 0 0
Twenty20 12 9 151 212 10 3/20 3/20 21.20 8.42 15.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Surrey v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at The Oval, Mar 31-Apr 2, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 9-12, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Worcestershire v Lancashire at Worcester, Aug 27, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Leicestershire v Worcestershire at Leicester, Aug 14, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Gloucestershire at Worcester, Jul 7, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/35, 10 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 22 May 2015 T20
0/42, 0/50, 5 Worcs v N Zealanders Worcester 14 May 2015 Other
6/73, 18, 2/61, 29* Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 9 May 2015 FC
3/76, 95, 2/26 Worcs v Somerset Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
3/19, 19* Worcs 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Taunton 29 Apr 2015 Other T20
35, 3/56, 54, 1/65 Worcs 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Worcester 21 Apr 2015 Other
0/51 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 30 Mar 2015 Other
19, 3/39 Worcs v Middlesex Abu Dhabi 13 Mar 2015 Other OD
39, 0/82, 0 Worcs v Essex Chelmsford 23 Sep 2014 FC
70, 1/51, 50, 0/15 Worcs v Surrey Worcester 9 Sep 2014 FC
Profile

Joe Leach has had a promising start to his career having captained Shrewsbury School in 2009 while with the Worcestershire academy. That year he scored 586 runs at 58.60 and took 35 wickets at just 11.65.

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May 3, 2015

Joe Leach appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Craig Overton, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, New Road, 1st day, May 3, 2015

Joe Leach appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Craig Overton

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Aug 2, 2014

Joe Leach swings into the leg side, The Oval, August 2, 2014

Joe Leach swings into the leg side

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Sep 6, 2012

Chris Wright claimed four second-innings wickets and nine in the match, Worcestershire v Warwickshire, County Championship, Division One, New Road, 3rd day, September 6, 2012

Chris Wright claimed four second-innings wickets and nine in the match

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Lord's - May 21-25
England 389 New Zealand 447/5
Division Three: Cheshire Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
May 24, 2015
Division Two: Essex Women v Ire. Women in England (venue TBA)
May 24, 2015
Kent v Surrey at Beckenham
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Derbyshire at Southport
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Sussex v Warwickshire at Hove
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Worcs v Durham at Worcester
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Division Two: Worcs Women v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
May 24, 2015
South Group: Gloucs v Essex at Bristol
May 24, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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