Steven Croft      

Full name Steven John Croft

Born October 11, 1984, Blackpool, Lancashire

Current age 36 years 44 days

Major teams Auckland, Lancashire, Lancashire Cricket Board, Northern Districts

Nickname Crofty

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Highfield High, Blackpool; Myerscough College

Steven John Croft
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 180 275 27 8462 156 34.12 16779 50.43 13 51 182 0
List A 157 140 24 4252 127 36.65 3 31 78 0
T20s 195 179 40 4148 94* 29.84 3374 122.94 0 24 316 125 114 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 180 5375 2980 72 6/41 9/105 41.38 3.32 74.6 2 1 0
List A 157 2787 2561 62 4/24 4/24 41.30 5.51 44.9 2 0 0
T20s 195 123 1654 2049 73 3/6 3/6 28.06 7.43 22.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford UCCE v Lancashire at Oxford, May 25-27, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds, Aug 22-25, 2020 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Hampshire v Lancashire at Southampton, May 12, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Nottinghamshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Oct 4, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
33 Lancashire v Notts Birmingham 4 Oct 2020 T20
41 Lancashire v Sussex Hove 1 Oct 2020 T20
36 Lancashire v Leics Manchester 20 Sep 2020 T20
0 Lancashire v Durham Manchester 18 Sep 2020 T20
58, 0/7 Lancashire v Yorkshire Manchester 17 Sep 2020 T20
0/15, 27 Lancashire v Yorkshire Leeds 14 Sep 2020 T20
37, 1/7 Lancashire v Notts Nottingham 11 Sep 2020 T20
38, 2/29 Lancashire v Derbyshire Leeds 31 Aug 2020 T20
0/12 Lancashire v Leics Leicester 29 Aug 2020 T20
2, 1/7 Lancashire v Durham Chester-le-Street 27 Aug 2020 T20
Profile

Steven Croft etched an indelible mark on the county's history in 2011 by hitting the winning runs on the fourth day of the final County Championship match, against Somerset at Taunton, to clinch the county's first outright title in 77 years. It capped a memorable season in which he had also captained Lancashire's one-day side, notably leading them to a place at the Friends Life T20 finals day.

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Oct 4, 2020

Steven Croft cuts through the covers, Lancashire v Nottinghamshire, Vitality Blast semi-final, Edgbaston, October 4, 2020

Steven Croft cuts through the covers

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May 10, 2019

Stephen Croft is hurried by a short ball, Middlesex v Lancashire, Royal London Cup, Lord's, May 10, 2019

Stephen Croft is hurried by a short ball

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Apr 21, 2019

Steven Croft of Lancashire plays a defensive shot back along wicket, Royal London Cup, Lancashire v Worcestershire, April 17, 2019, Old Trafford

Steven Croft of Lancashire plays a defensive shot back along wicket

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