Adam Rossington

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Adam Rossington
Adam Rossington, Northants.jpg
Personal information
Full name Adam Matthew Rossington
Born (1993-05-05) 5 May 1993 (age 24)
Edgware, Middlesex, England
Nickname Rossberg, Tank
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010–2014 Middlesex
2014–present Northamptonshire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 48 36 53
Runs scored 2,423 926 843
Batting average 35.11 37.04 18.77
100s/50s 5/16 0/7 0/5
Top score 138* 97 85
Balls bowled 36
Wickets 0
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match n/a n/a
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 95/8 20/4 24/9
Source: CricketArchive, 6 June 2017

Adam Matthew Rossington (born 5 May 1993) is an English cricketer who plays for Northamptonshire. Rossington is a right-handed batsman who fields as a wicket-keeper. He was born in Edgware, Middlesex, and was educated at Mill Hill School.

County career[edit]

Rossington made his first-class debut for Middlesex against Oxford MCCU at the University Parks in 2010. The following season he made his second first-class appearance against the touring Sri Lankans at Uxbridge.[1] He also made his Twenty20 debut during the 2011 season against Kent in the Friends Provident t20. He made three further appearances in that season's competition,[2] scoring a total of 27 runs at an average of 6.75, with a high score of 25.[3] Rossington made his List A debut against the West Indian tourists in June 2012.[4]

Rossington scored his maiden first class century when he made 103 not out off 57 balls against Cambridge University on 24 April 2013. This innings included 7 sixes and one passage of 10 balls yielded 48 runs.

In 2014 Rossington played for Northamptonshire while on loan from Middlesex. At the end of that season he signed a contract with Northamptonshire.[5] In August 2016 he was part of the Northants team that beat Durham to win the Twenty20 title.[6]

International career[edit]

Rossington made his debut for England Under-19s against Sri Lanka Under-19s during their tour to England in 2010, playing in two Youth Twenty20 Internationals.[7] England Under-19s toured Sri Lanka in the early part of 2011, with Rossington playing a single Youth Test match on the tour,[8] He scored 113, his hundred coming off 165 balls, with 12 fours and 2 sixes; he also made a stumping in the match.[9]

Rossington has also made nine Youth One Day International appearances, including four against the touring South Africa Under-19s.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Adam Rossington". CricketArchive. Retrieved 1 January 2012. (Subscription required (help)). 
  2. ^ "Twenty20 Matches played by Adam Rossington". CricketArchive. Retrieved 1 January 2012. (Subscription required (help)). 
  3. ^ "Twenty20 Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Adam Rossington". CricketArchive. Retrieved 1 January 2012. (Subscription required (help)). 
  4. ^ http://www.espncricinfo.com/ci/engine/match/534204.html?CMP=OTC-RSS
  5. ^ "Rossington moves to Northamptonshire". Cricinfo.com. Retrieved 15 January 2016. 
  6. ^ Dobell, George. "Defiant Northants dig deep to lift T20 prize". Cricinfo. Retrieved 25 August 2016. 
  7. ^ "Youth Twenty20 International Matches played by Adam Rossington". CricketArchive. Retrieved 1 January 2012. (Subscription required (help)). 
  8. ^ "Youth Test Matches played by Adam Rossington". CricketArchive. Retrieved 1 January 2012. (Subscription required (help)). 
  9. ^ http://www.cricketarchive.com/Archive/Scorecards/315/315455.html
  10. ^ "Youth One-Day International Matches played by Adam Rossington". CricketArchive. Retrieved 1 January 2012. (Subscription required (help)). 

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