Keith Barker      

Full name Keith Hubert Douglas Barker

Born October 21, 1986, Manchester, Lancashire

Current age 28 years 195 days

Major teams Warwickshire, Warwickshire 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium

Relation Father - KH Barker

Keith Hubert Douglas Barker
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 61 74 13 1719 125 28.18 2984 57.60 4 3 224 7 21 0
List A 43 30 7 397 56 17.26 446 89.01 0 1 33 8 8 0
Twenty20 54 28 5 310 46 13.47 292 106.16 0 0 29 5 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 61 104 9655 4964 184 6/40 10/70 26.97 3.08 52.4 8 9 1
List A 43 41 1498 1468 48 4/33 4/33 30.58 5.87 31.2 1 0 0
Twenty20 54 50 984 1257 58 4/19 4/19 21.67 7.66 16.9 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Warwickshire v Nottinghamshire at Birmingham, Jun 6-9, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds, Apr 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham, Apr 19, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sussex v Warwickshire at Hove, Aug 15, 2012 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Warwickshire at Northampton, May 25, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham, Jun 6, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27, 0/74, 1*, 0/25 Warwickshire v Yorkshire Leeds 26 Apr 2015 FC
1/51, 31, 2/68 Warwickshire v Hampshire Birmingham 19 Apr 2015 FC
5/59, 1, 3/41 Warwickshire v Durham Birmingham 23 Sep 2014 FC
4/61, 6, 4/47 Warwickshire v Northants Birmingham 9 Sep 2014 FC
72*, 2/101 Warwickshire v Middlesex Lord's 31 Aug 2014 FC
3/65, 9, 0/29, 0 Warwickshire v Sussex Horsham 21 Jul 2014 FC
15, 6/46, 2/20 Warwickshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 13 Jul 2014 FC
1/90, 15, 0/44, 23* Warwickshire v Notts Birmingham 29 Jun 2014 FC
36, 1/68, 16 Warwickshire v Yorkshire Birmingham 22 Jun 2014 FC
0/56, 102*, 0/14 Warwickshire v Northants Northampton 15 Jun 2014 FC
Profile

A former footballer who was signed as a batsman, Keith Barker actually made his name as a left-arm swing bowler. Declining the offer of a Lancashire contract when he was 16, Barker instead pursued a career in football and, as a striker, represented England at U-18, U-19 and U-20 level. But after signing for Blackburn Rovers, he dropped to Rochdale Town and then Northwich Victoria and, by the time he was 21, it became apparent that he was not going to make it as a footballer. With Lancashire initially showing little interest in having him back, he impressed in club cricket with Enfield in the Lancashire League and, having scored a century in a trial match, was offered a contract by Warwickshire in August 2008.

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May 26, 2014

Keith Barker removed James Hildreth for 98, Warwickshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 2nd day, May 26, 2014

Keith Barker removed James Hildreth for 98

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Apr 29, 2014

Keith Barker celebrates a wicket, Nottinghamshire v Warwickshire, County Championship, Trent Bridge, 3rd day, April 29, 2014

Keith Barker celebrates a wicket

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Sep 26, 2013

Keith Barker celebrates after removing David Wainwright, Derbyshire v Warwickshire, County Championship, Division One, Derby, 3rd day, September 26, 2013

Keith Barker celebrates after removing David Wainwright

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex 463 & 67/9 Durham 294
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-6
Essex 159 & 53/3 Gloucs 245
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 205 Glamorgan 36/0
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 386 Kent 122/3
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 385 Lancashire 104/2
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-6
Somerset 250 Worcs 283/6
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