Corridor Of Uncertainty Articles- Playing squad, including 2009 performances

Anthony Mcgrath

DOB:  6/10/75 (age 33) RHB, RM (captain) 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 10   Click here to view 2009 performances   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review by Len No player mirrored the team more closely than Mags, as a distinct improvement in his one day game was matched with inconsistency and underperformance in the championship. After the previous five years ....


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Azeem Rafiq

DOB:  27/2/91 (age 18) RHB, OB Squad number: 30   Click to view 2009 performances   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Established himself in the 2nd X1 and put up some good allround performances.  Led to a first team call up for the Twenty 20 and through no fault of his own we know what problems that led to.  England Under 19 regular.  ....


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Johnathan Bairstow

DOB:  26/9/89 (age 19) RHB, WK Squad number: 21   Cricinfo profile and stats Click here to view 2009 performances   2008 review Had a fine season in the 2nd X1 where is 308 runs gave him an average of 61.  Put in some good displays behind the stumps and was included in the first team squad at the end of the season.  Good prospect whose has seen off Greg Wood and with Simon Guy’s problems will be second choice keeper in ....


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Gary Ballance

Gary Ballance   DOB:  22/11/89 (age 19) LHB Squad number: 19   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Score a bucket full of runs at Academy level and did well in the 2nd X1, made his first team debut, not successful but it has got him up and running.  Very exciting prospect.   2009 ....


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John Blain

John Blain   DOB:  4/1/79 (age 30) RHB, RFM Squad number: not allocated   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Had a good season taking wickets for Scotland which led to rumours of a return to county cricket.  Previously had modest success with Yorkshire but is back for 2009 in a coaching role but may make the occasional first team appearance.   2009 ....


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Tim Bresnan

DOB:  28/2/85 (age 23) RHB, RFM 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 16   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here to see 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Brezy continues his steady year by year improvement. So steady, that most cricket fans seemed to have missed his gradual transformation from ‘Look Marjory, a small child has wandered onto the field of ....


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Gerard Brophy

DOB:  26/11/75 (age 33) RHB, WK 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 20   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here to see 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Spent much of the summer, batting like Michael Vaughan - no, not by smacking Brett Lee to the mid-wicket boundary, but by hitting a few beautifully timed shots, then getting out. That failure to convert starts ....


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James Finch

DOB:  17/11/88 (age 20) RHB, OB Squad number: 11   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Best of 3-50 in the 2nd X1, 8 wickets at just under 30 put him ahead of Rafiq in the averages.  A useful return but has Wainwright and Rafiq ahead of him in the spinning stakes to back up Rashid.   2009 ....


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Andrew Gale

DOB:  28/11/83 (age 25) LHB 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 26   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here to see 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Started the season with an opportunity to claim a regular place in the side; ended it with three first class centuries, a Yorkshire cap and the title of most improved player in the team. Would have probably got his ....


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Simon Guy

DOB:  17/11/78 (age 30) RHB, WK Squad number: 23   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click for 2009 performances   2008 review Capable enough back up keeper but his batting has never cut it at 1st X1 level.  Continued to score plenty of runs for the 2nd X1 in 2008, first team appearances restricted to playing as a batsman in Twenty 20 in 2008 and failed to make a ....


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Oliver Hannon-dalby

DOB:  20/6/89 (age 19) LHB, RFM Squad number: 12   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Some fine performances at Academy and 2nd X1 level saw him get a first Championship outing in 2008, against Surrey at the Oval and his one wicket was Mark Ramprakash.  Promising fast bowler who will be battling with Ben Sanderson and James Lee for further opportunities in ....


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Lee Hodgson

DOB:  29/6/86 (age 22) RHB, RFM Squad number: 15   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Middlesbrough born ex MCC Young Cricketer who was with Surrey in 2008.  An all-rounder who made a half century on his First Class debut.  Impressed with a good all-round performance in a 2nd X1 game against Yorkshire and the County acted swiftly to sign him before he was ....


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Matthew Hoggard

DOB:  31/12/76 (age 32) RHB, RFM 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 14   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here to see 2009 performances   2008 review by Len How many ways have England found to snub Hoggy this year? Drop him after one poor game, pick an Aussie rooftiler over him for a Headingley test. It’s almost worth putting a fake “1 H8 HOG” ....


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Deon Kruis

DOB:  9/5/74 (age 34) RHB, RFM 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 5   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Watching Deon flog his guts out trying to extract some bounce from a lifeless Oval pitch in late May pretty much summed up his season. No Yorkshire player put in so much effort, for so little reward. Given the injury ....


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James Lee

DOB:  23/12/88 (age 20) LHB, RFM Squad number: 28   Cricinfo profile and stats Click here to view 2009 performances   2008 review England Under 19 bowler who made his first class debut in 2006 as a 17 year old but has not had an outing since.  Still a promising quick bowler and there is not much between himself, Hannon-Dalby and Sanderson although he seems to have ....


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Adam Lyth

DOB:  25/9/87 (age 21) LHB, RM Squad number: 9   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Another example of faith being repaid, as after a run of low scores as opener, was dropped down into the middle order where he started to show the talent we all know he has. Although the pleasure at seeing him establish himself in the ....


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Steve Patterson

DOB:  3/10/83 (age 25) RHB, RMF Squad number: 17   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Started the year under great pressure, as many thought his contract wouldn’t be renewed come September, but a series of solid performances left him the player who could most rightfully say he was underused.Accurate control of line ....


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Rich Pyrah

DOB:  1/11/82 (age 26) RHB, RM Squad number: 25   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here to see 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Pyrah is an example of success working against you. Two seasons as one of our most consistent limited overs players, has not only seen him pegged as a one day specialist, but viewed as a bowler who can bat rather than a batsman who ....


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Rana Naved

DOB:  28/2/78 (age 30) RHB, RFM 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 27   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Seems to be suffering from a reverse Samson effect, as now he’s got his hair back he’s lost his powers. Well short of the form we want and need from our overseas pro, yet injury, unrelated to his shoulder ....


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Adil Rashid

DOB:  17/2/88 (age 20) RHB, LB 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 3   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Faced the first real test of his career, as a major slump in form with both bat and ball lasted throughout much of the first half of the season. Yorkshire kept faith, and he repaid them with 62 championship wickets - ....


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Charlie Roebuck

DOB:  14/8/91 (age 18) RHB Squad number: not allocated   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Had a good first season in 2nd X1 cricket playing in five matches, a top score of 64 and an average of 29.  Promising opener.   2009 ....


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Joe Root

DOB:  30/12/90 (age 19) RHB, OB Squad number: not allocated   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review After success with the Academy made his first 2nd X1 appearances during 2008 and hit a half century on his debut.  Highly promising batsman who was in prolific form during for the Academy in the Academy Arch held in the UAE in December 2008.   2009 ....


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Jacques Rudolph

DOB:  4/5/81 (age 27) LHB, LB (vice captain) 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 24   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Where would Yorkshire be if we hadn’t signed Jacques Rudolph? Relegated last year, failing to get promotion this, would be my guess. A thousand runs in 2007, a thousand more in 2008, and a good ....


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Ben Sanderson

DOB:  3/1/89 (age 20) RHB, RMF Squad number: 18   Cricinfo profile and stats   2008 review Had a fine season at 2nd X1 level taking 22 wickets at 19.  This led to England Under 19 honours and two 1st X1 appearances in the Championship.  Only took one wicket in these but along with Hannon-Dalby and Lee is one of three very good pace bowling prospects in the ....


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Joe Sayers

DOB:  5/11/1983 (age 25) LHB, OB 1st X1 capped player Squad number: 22   Cricinfo profile and stats   Click here for 2009 performances   2008 review by Len Next season is probably Joe’s last chance to patch up his technique, form and confidence, sufficiently to save his career with Yorkshire. And boy, do we need him too. It’s no coincidence that Yorkshire ....


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