Phil Hughes (cricketer, born 1991)

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Phil Hughes
Personal information
Full name Philip Heywood Hughes
Born (1991-06-17) 17 June 1991 (age 25)
Southampton, Hampshire, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010–2013 Cambridge University
2010–2011 Cambridge MCCU
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 8
Runs scored 396
Batting average 30.46
100s/50s –/3
Top score 92
Balls bowled
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 1/–
Source: Cricinfo, 29 July 2013

Philip Heywood Hughes (born 17 June 1991) is an English cricketer. Hughes is a right-handed batsman who bowls right arm medium pace. He was born in Southampton, Hampshire. He was educated at The Romsey School and Peter Symonds College.[1]

While studying for his degree at Cambridge University,[1] Hughes made his first-class debut for Cambridge MCCU against Sussex in 2010. In that same season he played in the University Match between Cambridge University Cricket Club and Oxford University Cricket Club. During the 2011 season, he made three further first-class appearances for Cambridge MCCU, and once again appeared in that seasons University Match.[2] Hughes has to date struggled against English first-class opponents, scoring 91 runs at an average of 15.16, with a high score of 32.[3] For Cambridge University, he has scored 179 runs in his two University Matches at an average 44.75, with a high score of 87.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Player profile: Phil Hughes". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 28 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Phil Hughes". CricketArchive. Retrieved 28 September 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "First-class Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Phil Hughes". CricketArchive. Retrieved 28 September 2011. 

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