Paul Horton      

Full name Paul James Horton

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

Current age 32 years 287 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 162 273 22 9496 209 37.83 19727 48.13 21 51 166 1
List A 99 90 12 2463 111* 31.57 2 13 37 0
Twenty20 79 73 13 1384 71* 23.06 1284 107.78 0 4 120 14 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 162 30 23 0 - - - 4.60 - 0 0 0
List A 99 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham UCCE v Lancashire at Durham, May 21-23, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Northamptonshire at Manchester, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Nottingham, Jun 24, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Jul 3, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 3 Jul 2015 T20
0, 65 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 29 Jun 2015 FC
24 Lancashire v Warwickshire Manchester 26 Jun 2015 T20
1 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 25 Jun 2015 T20
54 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 14 Jun 2015 FC
4, 6 Lancashire v Gloucs Bristol 7 Jun 2015 FC
4, 0/7 Lancashire v Surrey The Oval 31 May 2015 FC
20 Lancashire v Derbyshire Derby 29 May 2015 T20
4 Lancashire v Derbyshire Southport 24 May 2015 FC
70, 7 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 17 May 2015 FC
Profile

Paul Horton, once regarded as a batsman whose measured style was best suited to four-day cricket, 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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Aug 23, 2014

Paul Horton disagreed with his caught behind decision, Birmingham v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 23, 2014

Paul Horton disagreed with his caught behind decision

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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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Country Fixtures Country Results
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians won by 169 runs
North Group: Leics v Warwickshire at Leicester - Jul 4
Warwickshire won by 8 runs
Leics v Kent at Leicester
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Chesterfield
Jul 5, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
North Group: Worcs v Durham at Worcester
Jul 5, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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