Adam Lyth      

Full name Adam Lyth

Born September 25, 1987, Whitby, Yorkshire

Current age 28 years 335 days

Major teams England, England Lions, England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Peanut

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Caedmon School; Whitby Community College

Adam Lyth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 7 13 0 265 107 20.38 529 50.09 1 0 40 1 8 0
First-class 128 209 9 8029 251 40.14 19 45 152 0
List A 96 89 7 2823 136 34.42 3067 92.04 3 13 282 55 41 0
Twenty20 73 64 2 1251 87 20.17 967 129.36 0 4 147 30 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 128 62 1692 1008 25 2/9 2/9 40.32 3.57 67.6 0 0 0
List A 96 15 204 217 3 1/6 1/6 72.33 6.38 68.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 73 10 78 88 4 2/5 2/5 22.00 6.76 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 20-23, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Loughborough UCCE at Leeds, May 16-18, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Aug 13-16, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Hampshire at Leeds, Sep 17, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Kent v Yorkshire at Canterbury, Aug 18, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 24, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Durham v Yorkshire at Birmingham, Aug 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
64 Yorkshire v Durham Birmingham 20 Aug 2016 T20
88 Yorkshire v Kent Canterbury 18 Aug 2016 LA
0/19, 25, 63* Yorkshire v Lancashire Manchester 13 Aug 2016 FC
8 Yorkshire v Glamorgan Cardiff 11 Aug 2016 T20
24, 0/19, 20, 0/11 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Leeds 4 Aug 2016 FC
12 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Leeds 1 Aug 2016 LA
24 Yorkshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 31 Jul 2016 LA
5 Yorkshire v Northants Northampton 29 Jul 2016 T20
39 Yorkshire v Notts Scarborough 27 Jul 2016 LA
2 Yorkshire v Leics Leicester 24 Jul 2016 LA
Profile

Of the Yorkshire trio of Gary Ballance, Adam Lyth and Joe Root, it is Lyth who possesses the most natural ability. There may have been a little hyperbole in the claim by his county captain, Andrew Gale, on behalf of his shaven-headed leftie at a time when the international stock of Ballance and Root was growing every week. But it caused many to observe Adam Lyth more carefully than ever before and 2014 was the year that his career approached fulfilment.

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Aug 20, 2016

Adam Lyth made an impressive 64, Durham v Yorkshire, NatWest T20 Blast, 2nd semi-final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Adam Lyth made an impressive 64

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Aug 18, 2016

Matt Coles celebrates removing Adam Lyth short of his hundred, Kent v Yorkshire, Royal London Cup, Quarter-final, Canterbury, August 18, 2016

Matt Coles celebrates removing Adam Lyth short of his hundred

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Aug 18, 2016

Adam Lyth goes over the leg side, Kent v Yorkshire, Royal London Cup, Quarter-final, Canterbury, August 18, 2016

Adam Lyth goes over the leg side

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 13/1 (4.1 ov) Kent 533/6d
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 & 123/7 (37 ov) Essex 423
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 446/7 (123 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 146/2 (39 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 189/3 (54.3 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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