Matthew Lamb

Country: England
Born: July 19, 1996
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium
Playing role: Middle order Batter

Matthew Lamb Bio

Matthew James Lamb is a talented cricketer hailing from Wolverhampton, England. Known for his all-round abilities, Lamb has made a name for himself in the cricketing world with his impressive performances and consistent contributions to the sport.

Born in Wolverhampton, Lamb’s cricketing journey began at a young age. He showed immense promise and was quickly noticed by talent scouts, earning a place in the Warwickshire cricket system at the age of eight. As a student at North Bromsgrove School, Lamb honed his skills further, playing for the renowned Barnt Green Cricket Club.

Lamb made his first-class debut for Warwickshire in 2016, giving him a taste of the intense competition and the challenges that professional cricket presents. It was not until 2019 that he made his mark with a remarkable innings, scoring a century against Essex after a long and patient seven-hour battle.

Throughout his career, Lamb has showcased his versatility as an all-rounder. While his primary strength lies in batting, he has also proven himself as a useful medium-pace bowler. This ability to contribute with both bat and ball has added great value to his team’s lineup.

In the summer of 2021, Lamb’s hard work and dedication paid off as he secured a permanent spot in the Warwickshire first team. His performances during the season contributed significantly to Warwickshire’s success, earning him County Championship and Bob Willis Trophy winners’ medals. Additionally, he achieved a significant personal milestone by scoring his maiden List A hundred, further establishing himself as a standout player.

Despite his accomplishments, Lamb made a surprising decision the following summer. Opting for a change of scenery and a desire for greater white-ball opportunities, Lamb made the difficult choice to end an 18-year association with his home county and sign for Derbyshire. This move reflects Lamb’s willingness to take risks and explore new avenues for his cricketing career.

As Lamb embarks on this new chapter with Derbyshire, he carries with him a wealth of experience and a hunger to achieve even greater heights in the sport. His impressive average of 48.70, along with two centuries in the previous season, serves as a testament to his growing mastery of the game.

Matthew James Lamb’s commitment to cricket, along with his natural talent, demonstrate his potential to become a prominent figure in English cricket. With his ability to perform under pressure and his unwavering determination, Lamb is poised to leave an indelible mark on the sport. As he continues to progress and evolve, cricket enthusiasts eagerly await the exciting contributions that Lamb will make to the game.

Matthew Lamb Career Stats

Matthew Lamb Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 50 80 8 2123 173 29.48 4584 46.31 3 9 285 8 19 0
List A 22 20 5 619 119* 41.26 672 92.11 1 3 48 6 11 0
T20s 10 9 2 168 39 24 140 120 0 0 14 4 4 0

Matthew Lamb Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 50 22 710 447 9 2/38 2/38 49.66 3.77 78.8 0 0 0
List A 22 9 234 228 4 4/35 4/35 57 5.84 58.5 1 0 0
T20s 10 1 6 9 0 - - - 9 - 0 0 0

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