English County Cricket Teams

Northamptonshire Steelbacks

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club
Cricket Club Details
Year Formed
Ground
Wantage Road
End names
Wantage Road End
Abingdon Avenue End
Captain:Andrew Hall
Overseas Players:
Johan Botha, Chaminda Vaas
Wantage Road The Home Of Northamptonshire County Cricket Club
Wantage Road The Home Of Northamptonshire County Cricket Club
Capacity
6500
Address
Northamptonshire CCC
County Ground
Wantage Road
Northampton
NN1 4TJ
Telephone
01604 514455
Travel Information
Local Transport Links
Railway Station
Northampton Railway Station 1.7 miles (2.7 km)
Motorway Junction
M1 Jnct 15a 3.9 miles (6.3 km)
Airport
Luton 33.5 miles (53.9 km)
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Fixtures 2013
10 April 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, Cardiff, 11:00
17 April 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Essex, Northampton, 11:00
24 April 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, Bristol, 11:00
1 May 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Kent v Northamptonshire, Canterbury, 11:00
5 May 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Northamptonshire v Nottinghamshire, Northampton, 13:45
10 May 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Northamptonshire v Sussex, Northampton, 16:40
15 May 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Leicestershire, Northampton, 11:00
21 May 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Netherlands v Northamptonshire, Thurlede, 13:45
26 May 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Worcestershire v Northamptonshire, Worcester, 13:45
27 May 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Northamptonshire v Warwickshire, Northampton, 13:45
29 May 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Hampshire, Northampton, 11:00
2 June 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Kent v Northamptonshire, Tunbridge Wells, 13:45
5 June 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Worcestershire, Northampton, 11:00
11 June 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Leicestershire v Northamptonshire, Leicester, 11:00
16 June 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Sussex v Northamptonshire, Arundel, 13:45
20 June 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Lancashire v Northamptonshire, Old Trafford, 11:00
24 June 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Northamptonshire v Worcestershire, Northampton, 16:40
28 June 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire, Northampton, 19:00
5 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Northamptonshire v Warwickshire, Northampton, 19:00
7 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Somerset v Northamptonshire, Taunton, 14:30
8 July 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Lancashire, Northampton, 11:00
14 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Northamptonshire v Glamorgan, Northampton, 14:30
16 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, Cheltenham, 17:30
17 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Northamptonshire v Somerset, Northampton, 19:00
20 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Warwickshire v Northamptonshire, Edgbaston, 14:30
21 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Worcestershire v Northamptonshire, Worcester, 14:30
26 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, Cardiff, 19:00
30 July 2013 - Friends Life T20 - Northamptonshire v Worcestershire, Northampton, 19:00
2 August 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire, Northampton, 11:00
11 August 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, Trent Bridge, 13:45
13 August 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Northamptonshire v Kent, Northampton, 16:40
15 August 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Northamptonshire v Netherlands, Northampton, 16:40
20 August 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Essex v Northamptonshire, Colchester, 11:00
26 August 2013 - Clydesdale Bank 40 - Warwickshire v Northamptonshire, Edgbaston, 13:45
28 August 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Glamorgan, Northampton, 11:00
3 September 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Hampshire v Northamptonshire, Ageas Bowl, 10:30
17 September 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Northamptonshire v Kent, Northampton, 10:30
24 September 2013 - LV County Championship - Div Two - Worcestershire v Northamptonshire, Worcester, 10:30
Squad
Player
Gavin Baker
Johan Botha (Overseas, T20)
Tom Brett
Jack Brooks
David Burton
Lee Daggett
Luke Evans
Andrew Hall (capt)
Ben Howgego
Mal Loye
David Lucas
James Middlebrook
David Murphy
Robert Newton
Niall O'Brien
Stephen Peters
David Sales
Chaminda Vaas (Overseas)
Alex Wakely
Robert White
David Willey
D.O.B.
03/10/1988
02/05/1982
13/11/1989
04/06/1984
23/08/1985
01/10/1982
26/04/1987
31/07/1975
03/03/1988
27/09/1972
19/08/1978
13/05/1977
24/06/1989
18/01/1990
08/11/1981
10/12/1978
03/12/1977
27/01/1974
03/11/1988
15/10/1979
28/02/1990
Born
Edgware
Johannesburg, SA
Kettering
Oxford
Stockwell
Bury
Sunderland
Johannesburg, SA
Norfolk
Northampton
Nottingham
Leeds
Welwyn G'den City
Taunton
Dublin
Harold Wood
Carshalton
Mattumagala, Sri Lanka
London
Chelmsford
Northampton
Bat/bowl
RHB RMF
RHB OB
RHB SLA
RHB RMF
RHB RMF
RHB RFM
RHB RMF
RHB RFM
LHB RM
RHB OB
RHB LMF
RHB OB
RHB
RHB LB
LHB WK
RHB LS
RHB RM
LHB LFM
RHB RMF
RHB OB
LHB LMF
First Class Records
Team
Highest Total For
781-7dec v Nottinghamshire at Northampton 1995
Highest Total Against
670-9dec by Sussex at Hove 1921
Lowest Total For
12 v Gloucestershire at Gloucester 1907
Lowest Total Against
33 by Lancashire at Northampton 1977
Batting
Highest Score
322* M.B.Loye v Glamorgan at Northampton 1998
Most Runs in Season
2198 D Brookes in 1952
Most Runs in Career
28980 D.Brookes 1934-1959
Best Partnership for each wicket
1st
372 RR Montgomerie and M.B.Loye v Yorkshire at Northampton 1996
2nd
344 G Cook and RJ Boyd-Moss v Lancashire at Northampton 1986
3rd
393 A Fordham and AJ Lamb v Yorkshire at Leeds 1990
4th
370 RT Virgin and P Willey v Somerset at Northampton 1976
5th
401 MB Loye & D Ripley v Glamorgan at Northampton 1998
6th
376 R Subba Row and A Lightfoot v Surrey at The Oval 1958
7th
229 WW Timms and FA Walden v Warwickshire at Northampton 1926
8th
164 D Ripley and NGB Cook v Lancashire at Manchester 1987
9th
156 R Subba Row and S Starkie v Lancashire at Northampton 1955
10th
148 BW Bellamy and JV Murdin v Glamorgan at Northampton 1925
Bowling
Best Bowling
10-127 VWC Jupp v Kent at Tunbridge Wells 1932
Best Match Bowling
15-31 GE Tribe v Yorkshire at Northampton 1958
Wickets in Season
175 GE Tribe in 1955
Wickets in Career
1097 EW Clark 1922-1947
Honours
County Champions
Div 2: 2000
One Day League Champions
Gillette Cup/NatWest Trophy/C & G Trophy/Friends Provident Trophy
1976, 1992
Benson & Hedges Cup
1980
Twenty20 Cup
Other