Toby Radford

Country: England
Born: December 03, 1971, Caerphilly, Glamorgan, Wales
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak

Toby Radford Bio

Toby Alexander Radford, born on September 9, 1971, in England, is a former cricket player known for his skills as an opening batsman and occasional off-spinner. Despite early promise as a teenager, his career did not progress as expected, but he made valuable contributions to the teams he represented.

Radford’s cricket journey began at a young age, playing for England’s sixth Youth Tests, the precursor to the Under-19s. During one of these matches, he displayed his batting prowess, scoring an impressive 79 against New Zealand in Auckland. His talent did not go unnoticed, and he caught the attention of the selectors.

At just 16 years old, Radford made his debut for Middlesex’s 2nd XI team, showcasing his potential. However, it took him several years before he made his first-team debut for Middlesex in 1994, at the age of 23. In his seven appearances for the team, he boasted an average of 31.00 with two half-centuries to his name.

Seeking a fresh start, Radford moved to Sussex in 1995. Unfortunately, he struggled to leave a significant mark on the team, and his seven matches ended with an average of 22.80. Despite this, he managed to achieve his highest score of 69 on two occasions, representing both Middlesex and Sussex.

After his time at Sussex, Radford was released from the team and decided to join Berkshire, a domestic cricket team. For two full seasons, he played for Berkshire and served as their development officer. During this period, he continued to hone his skills and contribute to the success of the team.

In 2007, Radford returned to his roots at Middlesex and assumed the role of head coach for their Academy. He took over as interim first-team coach when Richard Pybus stepped down midway through the season. Impressed by his coaching abilities, Middlesex appointed him as their full-time coach for 2008, and under his guidance, the team achieved victory in the Twenty20 Cup.

Radford’s career took an exciting turn in 2010 when he left England and relocated to the Caribbean. He was appointed as the director of the High Performance Centre in Barbados, where he played a crucial role in nurturing budding cricket talents. Due to his competence and dedication, he was named the West Indies assistant coach in early 2012, further advancing his coaching career.

Throughout his cricketing journey, Toby Radford demonstrated resilience, adaptability, and a passion for the sport. Although his playing career did not ascend to the heights he anticipated, he found his true calling in coaching and played an instrumental role in developing young talents in both England and the West Indies.

Toby Radford Career Stats

Toby Radford Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 14 24 6 476 69* 26.44 - - 0 5 - - 13 0
List A 6 6 1 159 82 31.8 - - 0 1 - - 0 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Toby Radford Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 14 - 6 0 1 1/0 - 0 - 6 - 0 0
List A 6 - 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 0 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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