Full Name: Malachy Bernard Loye
Born: September 27 1972 , Northampton
Other teams: Lancashire, England, England U19, England A
ODI debut: Australia v England, Brisbane, Jan 19 2007
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm off-spin
A gifted top-order batsman, Loye made a name for himself in 1998 when he made almost 1,200 first-class runs for Northamptonshire including the county's individual scoring record of 322 not out against Glamorgan. In the same game he shared a stand of 401 with David Ripley, the highest for the fifth wicket in England. That year he was named PCA Player of the Year to follow on from his 1993 award of PCA Young Player of the Year. Loye has over 10,000 first-class runs to his name and has represented both England U19 and England A. He was an ever-present during Lancashire's march to the Cou...