Full Name

Alex Lloyd Hughes

Born

September 29, 1991, Wordsley, Staffordshire

Age

29y 230d

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm medium

Playing Role

Allrounder

relations

(brother)

TEAMS

Alex Hughes, a product of the Derbyshire academy, is a Staffordshire-born allrounder who bowls right-arm seam and can bat at the top of the order. He gained the reputation as a potential captain-in-waiting after Derbyshire's director of cricket Kim Barnett praised his "exceptional leadership skills" in awarding him a new two-year contract in September 2016. Hughes had skippered Derbyshire in nine limited-overs matches, standing in for the injured Wes Durston.

Hughes, a product of Staffordshire (where Barnett was briefly a team-mate) and the Derbyshire Academy, made his first-team debut for Derbyshire against Yorkshire in the 2011 Friends Life t20. His first-class debut followed against Sussex at Hove in August 2013, and he shared in a spurt of late-season success for the county which failed to spare them from relegation. An attacking hundred against Northants in a miserable 2015 for Derbyshire was his first in the Championship.

Derbyshire finished bottom of Division Two, without a win, in 2016, but Hughes was at the centre of an improved showing the following summer. He drew confidence from Derbyshire's strong T20 campaign - they reached the quarter-finals for only the second time - and was named as the county's Player of the Year.
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Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
FC7412911334714228.36728045.976134308530
List A6544885296*23.6691992.70036920270
T2087661780343*16.38673119.31005823350
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
FC747235371847364/464/7551.303.1398.20200
List A655520271898434/444/4444.135.6147.10100
T20878113731833534/424/4234.588.0125.90100

Recent Matches - Player

MATCHBATBOWLDATEGROUNDFORMAT
Derbyshire vs Essex22 & 80/3313-May-2021ChelmsfordFC
Derby 2nd XI vs Warwcks 2nd----03-May-2021DerbyOTHER
Derby 2nd XI vs Leics 2nd XI1 & 73/44 & 0/1926-Apr-2021KibworthOTHER
Derby 2nd XI vs Durham 2nd25 & 681/7519-Apr-2021GosforthOTHER
Derby 2nd XI vs Nthants 2nd4 & 231*0/2113-Apr-2021NorthamptonOTHER

Photos


Alex Hughes has a good all-round day
Alex Hughes went wicketless in his first spell
Alex Hughes