Alex Hughes

Country: England
Born: September 29, 1991, Wordsley, Staffordshire
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium
Playing role: Allrounder

Alex Hughes Bio

Alex Lloyd Hughes is a talented cricket player hailing from England. Born in Staffordshire, he is known for his skills as an all-rounder, being able to bowl right-arm seam and bat at the top of the order. With exceptional leadership abilities, Hughes has been touted as a potential captain for his team, earning him a new two-year contract in September 2016.

Having been part of the Derbyshire academy, Hughes made his debut for the team in the 2011 Friends Life t20 match against Yorkshire. His first-class debut followed against Sussex at Hove in August 2013, and despite Derbyshire’s struggles that season, he showed promising performances. In a challenging 2015 for the county, Hughes displayed his attacking batting prowess by scoring a century against Northants in the Championship.

In 2016, Derbyshire finished at the bottom of Division Two without recording a win. However, Hughes played a key role in the team’s improved performance the following season. Scoring 800 first-class runs at an average of 40.00, he emerged as a reliable batsman for the team. Furthermore, Derbyshire’s strong campaign in the T20 format, reaching the quarter-finals for only the second time, boosted Hughes’ confidence. He was honored as the county’s Player of the Year.

Continuing his success in the limited-overs format, Hughes topped the Derbyshire wicket charts in the Blast tournament in 2018 and played every game in the Championship. The following summer, he played a pivotal role in securing Derbyshire’s first T20 Finals Day appearance in history. Although his batting performance dwindled over the next few seasons, he achieved a remarkable feat as Derbyshire’s all-time leading T20 wicket-taker.

In 2022, at the age of 31, Hughes retired from professional cricket and transitioned into a role as an analyst on the backroom staff. His expertise and experience are expected to benefit the team, allowing him to contribute to the sport even beyond his playing days.

With a career filled with standout moments and a reputation for his leadership skills, Alex Lloyd Hughes has left a mark in English cricket. His performances on the field, particularly in the limited-overs formats, have cemented his position in Derbyshire’s cricketing history.

Alex Hughes Career Stats

Alex Hughes Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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FC 79 138 12 3483 142 27.64 7656 45.49 6 13 440 10 55 0
List A 73 51 8 937 96* 21.79 996 94.07 0 3 77 21 30 0
T20s 100 76 19 957 43* 16.78 783 122.22 0 0 70 27 39 0

Alex Hughes Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 79 77 3753 1941 37 4/46 4/75 52.45 3.1 101.4 2 0 0
List A 73 56 2045 1916 43 4/44 4/44 44.55 5.62 47.5 1 0 0
T20s 100 94 1595 2182 60 4/42 4/42 36.36 8.2 26.5 1 0 0

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