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Christopher John Liddle (born 1 February 1984 in Middlesbrough, Cleveland) is an English cricket player. He is a left-arm seam bowler who bats right-handed.

Chris Liddle
Personal information
Full nameChristopher John Liddle
Born (1984-02-01) 1 February 1984 (age 35)
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England
NicknameLids
Height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
BattingRight-handed
BowlingLeft-arm fast-medium
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2004–2006Leicestershire
2006–2015Sussex (squad no. 11)
2013Dhaka Gladiators
2016–presentGloucestershire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 34 82 91
Runs scored 208 166 54
Batting average 11.55 6.91 6.75
100s/50s 0/1 0/0 0/0
Top score 53 26 16
Balls bowled 4,144 3,323 1,697
Wickets 48 122 99
Bowling average 48.45 27.55 23.56
5 wickets in innings 0 3 1
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 3/42 5/18 5/17
Catches/stumpings 8/– 22/– 21/–
Source: CricketArchive, 29 September 2019

He started his career with Leicestershire, for whom he played seven first-class matches in the 2005 and 2006 seasons, but only played one limited overs match. In October 2006, Liddle signed with Sussex in October 2006.[1] He mainly represented Sussex in limited overs cricket, taking a career best 5/17 against Middlesex in the T20 competition.[2] In early 2013 he played for Dhaka Gladiators in the Bangladesh Premier League.[3]

He was released by Sussex at the end of the 2015 season, and signed for Gloucestershire.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sussex sign Foxes pace prospect". BBC. 23 October 2006. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  2. ^ "Liddle skittles Middlesex to clinch win". Cricinfo. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Cricket: Josh Cobb has big chance on world twenty20 stage". Leicester Mercury. 17 January 2013. Retrieved 11 May 2016.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Liddle joins Gloucestershire". Cricinfo. Retrieved 11 May 2016.

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