Robert Croft

Robert Croft

Player Details

Name: Robert Croft

Date of birth: 25/05/1970

International Team: N/A

Domestic Team: Glamorgan

Role: All Rounder

Bowling Style: Off break

Batting Style: Right-hand

- Test Debut v Pakistan at The Oval - Aug, 1996
- ODI Debut v Pakistan at Manchester - Aug, 1996
- The Welshman had an up and down England career.
- Was a fixture in the one-day side from 1996 to the 1999 World Cup.
- He has played around with his spin bowling throughout his career to varying success.
- At times he has been more valuable with the bat than ball, most notably in saving the 1998 Old Trafford Test against South Africa.

International Career Overview

TEST MATCH OVERVIEW

Batting Bowling
Career Span: 1996-2001 Innings Bowled: 30
Matches: 21 Overs: 769.5
Innings: 34 Runs Conceded: 1825
Not Outs: 8 Average: 37.24
Runs: 421 Economy Rate: 2.37
Highest Score: 37 Best bowling in Innings: 5/95
Average: 16.19
50s: 0
100s: 0
Ducks: 2
Caught Out: 19
Stumped Out: 0

ODI MATCH OVERVIEW

Batting Bowling
Career Span: 1996-2001 Innings Bowled: 49
Matches: 50 Overs: 411.0
Innings: 36 Runs Conceded: 1743
Not Outs: 12 Average: 38.73
Runs: 344 Economy Rate: 4.24
Highest Score: 32 Best bowling in Innings: 3/51
Average: 14.33
50s: 0
100s: 0
Ducks: 4
Caught Out: 16
Stumped Out: 0

Full International Career History

TEST MATCH (BATTING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
Aug 2 2001 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 3
2 0
Mar 15 2001 Sri Lanka Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 16
2 DNB
Mar 7 2001 Sri Lanka Kandy 1 33*
2 17
Feb 26 2001 Sri Lanka Galle 1 9
2 2
Aug 7 2000 West Indies Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 27*
2 DNB
Jun 15 2000 West Indies Edgbaston 1 18
2 1
Nov 20 1998 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 23
2 4*
Jul 2 1998 South Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 11
2 37*
Jun 18 1998 South Africa Lord's 1 6*
2 16*
Jun 4 1998 South Africa Edgbaston 1 19
2 1*
Feb 27 1998 West Indies Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana 1 26
2 14
Aug 7 1997 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 18
2 6
Jul 25 1997 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 6
2 5
Jul 3 1997 Australia Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 7
2 7
Jun 19 1997 Australia Lord's 1 2
2 DNB
Jun 5 1997 Australia Edgbaston 1 24
2 DNB
Feb 13 1997 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 31
2 DNB
Feb 6 1997 New Zealand Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 0
Dec 26 1996 Zimbabwe Harare 1 14
2 DNB
Dec 18 1996 Zimbabwe Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo 1 7
2 DNB
Aug 22 1996 Pakistan The Oval 1 5*
2 6

TEST MATCH (BOWLING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Aug 2 2001 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0/2
2 1/8
Mar 15 2001 Sri Lanka Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 4/56
2 1/18
Mar 7 2001 Sri Lanka Kandy 1 0/48
2 3/40
Feb 26 2001 Sri Lanka Galle 1 1/96
Aug 7 2000 West Indies Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 2 1/124
Jun 15 2000 West Indies Edgbaston 1 2/53
Nov 20 1998 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 1/55
2 1/71
Jul 2 1998 South Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 0/103
Jun 18 1998 South Africa Lord's 1 0/23
Jun 4 1998 South Africa Edgbaston 1 0/85
Feb 27 1998 West Indies Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana 1 3/89
2 3/50
Aug 7 1997 Australia Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0/43
2 2/74
Jul 25 1997 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 0/49
Jul 3 1997 Australia Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 0/13
2 2/105
Jun 19 1997 Australia Lord's 1 1/30
Jun 5 1997 Australia Edgbaston 2 3/125
Feb 13 1997 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 5/95
2 2/48
Feb 6 1997 New Zealand Basin Reserve, Wellington 2 3/19
Dec 26 1996 Zimbabwe Harare 1 3/39
Dec 18 1996 Zimbabwe Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo 1 3/77
2 2/62
Aug 22 1996 Pakistan The Oval 1 2/116
2

ODI MATCH (BATTING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
Jun 21 2001 Australia The Oval 1 20
Jun 10 2001 Australia County Ground, Bristol 1 DNB
Mar 27 2001 Sri Lanka Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 4
Mar 25 2001 Sri Lanka R.Premadasa Stadium, Khetterama 1 11
Jul 9 2000 West Indies Lord's 1 5*
Jul 8 2000 Zimbabwe The Oval 1 5
May 22 1999 South Africa The Oval 1 12
May 18 1999 Kenya St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury 1 DNB
Apr 9 1999 India Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 9
Apr 7 1999 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 4
Feb 13 1999 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 13*
Feb 10 1999 Australia Sydney 1 12*
Feb 5 1999 Australia Sydney 1 0
Jan 29 1999 Sri Lanka Perth 1 32
Jan 26 1999 Australia Adelaide 1 0
Jan 23 1999 Sri Lanka Adelaide 1 DNB
Jan 19 1999 Sri Lanka Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 DNB
Jan 17 1999 Australia Sydney 1 DNB
Jan 15 1999 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 2
Jan 11 1999 Sri Lanka Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 10*
Jan 10 1999 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 26*
Aug 20 1998 Sri Lanka Lord's 1 17
Aug 18 1998 South Africa Edgbaston 1 8
Aug 16 1998 Sri Lanka Lord's 1 3
May 24 1998 South Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 DNB
May 23 1998 South Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 7
May 21 1998 South Africa The Oval 1 7*
Apr 8 1998 West Indies Trinidad 1 13*
Apr 5 1998 West Indies Arnos Vale, Kingstown, St.Vincent 1 12
Apr 4 1998 West Indies Arnos Vale, Kingstown, St.Vincent 1 1*
Apr 1 1998 West Indies Barbados 1 11*
Mar 29 1998 West Indies Barbados 1 DNB
Dec 19 1997 West Indies Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 DNB
Dec 15 1997 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 6
Dec 13 1997 West Indies Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 DNB
Dec 11 1997 India Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 5
May 25 1997 Australia Lord's 1 DNB
May 24 1997 Australia The Oval 1 DNB
May 22 1997 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 DNB
Mar 3 1997 New Zealand Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 2
Feb 28 1997 New Zealand Eden Park, Auckland 1 20
Feb 26 1997 New Zealand McLean Park, Napier 1 4
Feb 22 1997 New Zealand Eden Park, Auckland 1 DNB
Feb 20 1997 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 8*
Jan 3 1997 Zimbabwe Harare 1 30*
Jan 1 1997 Zimbabwe Harare 1 10*
Dec 15 1996 Zimbabwe Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo 1 0
Sep 1 1996 Pakistan Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 0
Aug 31 1996 Pakistan Edgbaston 1 15
Aug 29 1996 Pakistan Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 DNB

ODI MATCH (BOWLING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Jun 21 2001 Australia The Oval 1 1/21
Jun 10 2001 Australia County Ground, Bristol 1 0/46
Mar 27 2001 Sri Lanka Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 0/39
Mar 25 2001 Sri Lanka R.Premadasa Stadium, Khetterama 1 2/40
Jul 8 2000 Zimbabwe The Oval 1 1/30
May 22 1999 South Africa The Oval 1 0/13
May 18 1999 Kenya St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury 1 1/32
Apr 9 1999 India Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0/22
Apr 7 1999 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0/36
Feb 13 1999 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 1/40
Feb 10 1999 Australia Sydney 1 0/28
Feb 5 1999 Australia Sydney 1 1/43
Jan 29 1999 Sri Lanka Perth 1 0/0
Jan 26 1999 Australia Adelaide 1 2/40
Jan 23 1999 Sri Lanka Adelaide 1 1/42
Jan 19 1999 Sri Lanka Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 1/29
Jan 17 1999 Australia Sydney 1 0/37
Jan 15 1999 Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 0/30
Jan 11 1999 Sri Lanka Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 1/44
Jan 10 1999 Australia Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 2/24
Aug 20 1998 Sri Lanka Lord's 1 2/54
Aug 18 1998 South Africa Edgbaston 1 1/49
Aug 16 1998 Sri Lanka Lord's 1 1/37
May 24 1998 South Africa Headingley Carnegie 1 0/31
May 23 1998 South Africa Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 2/43
May 21 1998 South Africa The Oval 1 3/51
Apr 8 1998 West Indies Trinidad 1 0/33
Apr 5 1998 West Indies Arnos Vale, Kingstown, St.Vincent 1 2/41
Apr 4 1998 West Indies Arnos Vale, Kingstown, St.Vincent 1 1/18
Apr 1 1998 West Indies Barbados 1 0/46
Mar 29 1998 West Indies Barbados 1 1/37
Dec 19 1997 West Indies Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 1/40
Dec 15 1997 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 2/39
Dec 13 1997 West Indies Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0/40
Dec 11 1997 India Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0/32
May 25 1997 Australia Lord's 1 1/51
May 24 1997 Australia The Oval 1 1/39
May 22 1997 Australia Headingley Carnegie 1 0/16
Mar 3 1997 New Zealand Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 1/38
Feb 28 1997 New Zealand Eden Park, Auckland 1 2/26
Feb 26 1997 New Zealand McLean Park, Napier 1 1/42
Feb 22 1997 New Zealand Eden Park, Auckland 1 0/33
Feb 20 1997 New Zealand Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 0/41
Jan 3 1997 Zimbabwe Harare 1 1/54
Jan 1 1997 Zimbabwe Harare 1 2/33
Dec 15 1996 Zimbabwe Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo 1 1/32
Sep 1 1996 Pakistan Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 1/38
Aug 31 1996 Pakistan Edgbaston 1 2/37
Aug 29 1996 Pakistan Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 2/36