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Anthony McGrath

Key facts

Full Name: Anthony McGrath
Born: October 6 1975 , Bradford, Yorkshire
County: Yorkshire
Other teams: England, England Under-19
Test debut: England v Zimbabwe, Lord's, May 22-24, 2003
ODI debut: England v Pakistan, Old Trafford, June 17, 2003
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium

Biography

McGrath is a no-nonsense middle-order batsman, medium-pace bowler and excellent slip fielder.
After starting his county career with Yorkshire in 1995 at the tender age of 19, he moved through the England ranks, representing the A and Under-19 teams before making his senior debut in 2003.He went on to feature in four Tests and 14 one-day internationals.McGrath has been a reliable member of Yorkshire’s line-up, regularly passing 1,000 runs in a season. In 2009, he was rewarded with the club captaincy for a second time, having led the White Rose in 2003, and a benefit year.

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