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Adam Lyth

Key facts

Full Name: Adam Lyth
Born: September 25 1987 , Whitby, Yorkshire
County: Yorkshire
Other teams: England Under-19
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm offbreak

Biography

The left-handed opener represented England at under-16 and under-19 level before becoming one of the key cogs in Yorkshire’s 2014 LV= County Championship-winning team. After showing signs of promise, Lyth made a name for himself during the 2010 season when he became the first batsman to pass 1,000 championship runs. He finished the campaign as Yorkshire’s leading run-scorer in the competition and was duly called into the England Performance Programme squad for their winter tour to Australia. Lyth is also an aggressive performer in limited-overs cricket, who possesses the ability to d...

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