Stephen Adshead

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Steve Adshead
Personal information
Full name Stephen John Adshead
Born (1980-01-29) 29 January 1980 (age 34)
Redditch, Worcestershire, England
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010-present Herefordshire
2010-present Derbyshire
2004-2009 Gloucestershire (squad no. 6)
2003 Shropshire
2003 Worcestershire
2001 Leicestershire Cricket Board
2000-2002 Leicestershire
1999 Herefordshire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 66 94 49
Runs scored 2812 1468 424
Batting average 30.90 24.06 16.30
100s/50s 1/17 0/8 0/1
Top score 156* 87 81
Catches/stumpings 170/14 98/29 18/17
Source: Cricinfo, 26 July 2009

Stephen John Adshead (born 29 January 1980 in Redditch, Worcestershire) is an English cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and wicketkeeper who, in nearly six years as a first-class cricketer, has played for Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Leicestershire and Worcestershire.

Adshead's first-class best of 156 not out came against Essex in 2009.[1]

He was released by Gloucestershire at the end of the 2009 season [1], having played 70 of his 73 first-class games for the county. In all he scored 3077 runs, including 3 hundreds, at 32.05 and took 192 catches and completed 15 stumpings. He scored 1566 runs in 99 list A one day matches, taking 103 catches and 30 stumpings. He also played 49 twenty/20 matches.

Adshead recorded a score of 240* coming from just 169 deliveries on Saturday 5 May 2012 playing for Astwood Bank 1st XI.

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