Monte Lynch

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Monte Lynch
Cricket information
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style -
Domestic team information
Years Team
1973–1998 Surrey
1982–1983 Guyana
1995–1998 Gloucestershire
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches - 44 86
Runs scored - 4147 3448
Batting average - 48.13 38.66
100s/50s - 9/19 5/18
Top score - 200* 117*
Balls bowled - -
Wickets - 73 - 44
Bowling average - 38.23 - 36.98
5 wickets in innings - 1 -
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling - 5/54 - 4/19
Catches/stumpings 29/1 1/-
Source: [1], 12 February 2006

Monte Alan Lynch (born Plaisance, East Coast, Demerara, British Guiana 21 May 1959) is a former English cricketer who played 3 One Day Internationals.

Lynch was a hard-hitting batsman, an occasional off-spin bowler and a fine slip fielder. Lynch played in the County Championship for Surrey between 1977 and 1994 and Gloucestershire from 1995 to 1998.

Monte Lynch was picked for England and played in 3 one day internationals versus the West Indies in 1988, scored 100*,56,78*

He was born in Demerara, British Guiana (now Guyana), but his family emigrated to England when he was a child. Lynch played one season for Guyana in the 1982-83 Shell Shield 4-day competition. He also played for the West Indies on the rebel tour of South Africa the following season.

Since retiring from first class cricket he has continued to play club cricket in Surrey and started his own sports equipment company, MAL Skills. He was also the cricket coach at the Royal Grammar School, Guildford and is currently the coach of the Southern Rocks cricket team in Zimbabwe.

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