Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

Born September 20, 1982, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 31 years 295 days

Major teams Lancashire, Lancashire 2nd XI, Lancashire Cricket Board, Matabeleland Tuskers

Nickname Horts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Colo High School, Sydney; Broadgreen Comp Liverpool; St Margaret's High School

Paul James Horton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 147 248 21 8673 209 38.20 18146 47.79 19 46 150 1
List A 92 83 11 2239 111* 31.09 2 12 32 0
Twenty20 70 64 12 1257 71* 24.17 1170 107.43 0 4 111 10 27 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 147 18 16 0 - - - 5.33 - 0 0 0
List A 92 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Leicestershire v Lancashire at Leicester, Jul 11, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
16 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 11 Jul 2014 T20
- Lancashire v Worcs Worcester 6 Jul 2014 T20
140, 41* Lancashire v Somerset Taunton 29 Jun 2014 FC
10 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
- Lancashire v Northants Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
9, 0 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jun 2014 FC
40 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 13 Jun 2014 T20
12, 42 Lancashire v Warwickshire Birmingham 8 Jun 2014 FC
60 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 6 Jun 2014 T20
0, 11 Lancashire v Somerset Manchester 1 Jun 2014 FC
Profile

Once regarded as a batsman whose measured style was best suited to four-day cricket, Paul Horton has become a versatile performer in all forms of the game, as adept at scoring runs quickly as building an innings patiently. He has also become one of the best slip fielders on the English county circuit.

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Jul 1, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt, Somerset v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Somerset players show their concern for Paul Horton after a blow which forced him to retire hurt

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Jun 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire, Surrey v Essex, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, June 6, 2014

Paul Horton top-scored for Lancashire

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May 17, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total, Lancashire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Old Trafford, May 18, 2014

Paul Horton hit 71 off 43 balls to lift Lancashire to a matchwinning total

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jul 9-13
India 457 England 352/9
Northants v Somerset at Northampton
Jul 12-15, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
South Division: Essex v Kent at Colchester
Jul 12, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Hampshire at Colchester
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Worcs v Leics at Worcester
Jul 13-16, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Division: Derbyshire v Yorkshire at Chesterfield
Jul 13, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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