Tom Moores

Country: England
Born: September 04, 1996, Brighton, Sussex
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Playing role: Wicketkeeper Batter

Tom Moores Bio

Thomas James Moores, commonly known as Tom Moores, is a talented cricket player hailing from England. Born on October 21, 1996, Moores has quickly gained recognition in the cricketing world for his outstanding performances as a wicketkeeper-batsman.

Moores’ rise to fame started in 2018 when he emerged as a formidable player for Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club. This breakthrough came at a crucial time, following the retirement of cricketing legend Chris Read, who had played a significant role in Nottinghamshire’s history. With the added pressure of his father, Peter Moores, being the coach of the team, Tom had big shoes to fill. However, he rose to the occasion and showcased his immense talent.

A left-handed batsman and wicketkeeper, Moores displayed his prowess with the bat by striking a breathtaking maiden century during a County Championship match against Somerset. Nottinghamshire had been following on, making the innings even more commendable. His fearless approach continued as he played an extraordinary innings against Essex while hobbling due to an injury. Throughout the innings, being assisted by a runner, Moores fearlessly attacked the bowlers, particularly targeting spinner Simon Harmer. This remarkable performance highlighted his ability to perform under challenging circumstances.

Moores’ success extended beyond the County Championship. He also shone in the T20 format, showcasing his explosive batting and athletic wicketkeeping skills. His contributions played a vital role in Nottinghamshire Outlaws’ triumphant campaign in the 2017 NatWest T20 Blast, where the team clinched their first-ever title. A standout moment came when Moores scored a crucial 57 runs against Derbyshire Falcons, propelling his team towards victory.

Prior to his breakout season in 2018, Moores had already displayed glimpses of his talent. As an England Under-19 cricketer, he showcased his skills and caught the attention of selectors. In 2016, he embarked on a loan spell with Lancashire, where injuries to key players presented an opportunity for him to prove himself. Moores made the most of this chance, featuring in 12 matches across three formats for Lancashire. His performances during this period allowed him to secure a two-year professional contract with Nottinghamshire.

At just 21 years old, Moores has already achieved remarkable milestones in his career. Despite Nottinghamshire’s relegation in the Championship, his emergence as a key player was evident. He showcased his ability to perform consistently across different formats and demonstrated great maturity at a young age.

Tom Moores has proven himself as a talented wicketkeeper-batsman, capable of delivering match-winning performances. With his fearless approach, explosive batting, and athletic wicketkeeping skills, Moores continues to make a significant impact in domestic cricket in England. As he continues to develop his skills and gain more experience, there is no doubt that he has the potential to become a prominent figure in English cricket and contribute to the nation’s success on the international stage.

Tom Moores Career Stats

Tom Moores Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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FC 74 118 7 2658 106 23.94 5187 51.24 2 8 381 39 209 5
List A 21 19 3 566 76 35.37 498 113.65 0 5 46 30 18 5
T20s 130 113 27 2113 80* 24.56 1564 135.1 0 8 171 94 68 23

Tom Moores Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
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ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 74 2 8 6 0 - - - 4.5 - 0 0 0
List A 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 130 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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