Yorkshire Carnegie

Yorkshire Carnegie

Yorkshire Carnegie Cricket BettingIt seems hard to believe that for a County with such a long history of success and who have contributed so much to English cricket generally that they have struggled to establish themselves as a Twenty20 force. They have had a strong squad of players, in both the batting and bowling departments and it is about time that they gave their Twenty20 fans something to cheer about.. They are currently ranked at 11 in the County Twenty20 Cup Rankings

Twenty20 Cup Performances

Yorkshire Carnegie have only managed to get past the Group stages twice, reaching the Quarter Finals in both 2006 and 2007. In 2009 they could only manage fifth place in the Northern Division, winning only four of their ten matches.

Andrew Gale who opened the batting for Yorkshire came fourth in the overall Twenty20 Cup Top Run Scorer table with an impressive 383 runs from ten innings played. He will be amongst the favourites in the T20 Cup Top Run Scorer Betting market for the up coming season

2009/10 Squad

The squad is made up from 22 players that include top England all bowlers, Tim Bresnan and Matthew Hoggard. The team is captained by former England player, Anthony McGrath


Andrew Gale England LHB
Adam Lynch England LHB
Anthony McGrath (c) England RHB
Jacques Rudolph SA LHB
Joe Sayers England LHB
ChrisTaylor England RHB
Craig White England RHB
Michael Vaughan England RHB


Tim Bresnan England R Med Fast
James Finch England Off Break
Matthew Hoggard England R Fast Med
O Hannon-Dalby England R Fast
Deon Kruis SA R Fast Med
Mark Lawson England L Arm Spin
James Lee England R Fast
Rana Naved Pak R Med Fast
Ben Sanderson England R Med
Steven Patterson England R Med Fast
Ajmal Shahzad England R Med Fast
David Wainwright England Slow L Arm

All Rounders

Richard Pyrah       NZ    RHB   R Med
Adil Rashid England    RHB   L Arm Spin

Wicket Keepers

Gerard Brophy SA RHB
Simon Guy England RHB
Greg Wood England LHB
Jon Bairstow England RHB

Top Batsmen - 2009

The batting stats for the top four Yorkshire Carnegie batsmen are below. Opener Andrew Gale topped the runs scored list with an excellent 383 runs in 10 matches off just 286 balls faced.. He was fourth highest run scorer in the 2009 Twenty20 Cup.and will be amonst the favourites to be top man in 2010 in the T20 Top Run Scorer Odds

Player Innings Runs Balls Average HS  S/R 6's
Andrew Gale    10 383 286   42.55 91  133.91  6
Michael Vaughan      9 188 187   23.50 41*  100.83  1
Jacques Rudolph      8 166 152   20.75 61  109.21  2
Anthony McGrath      7 132 138   22.00 34   95.65  6

Top Bowlers - 2009

Below are the statistics on the Yorkshire top bowlers in the 2009 Twenty20 Cup. Those who will be making T20 Free Bets will find this information helpful as and when they place a bet in the Twenty20 Cup Top Wicket taker Odds.

In 2009 the lead wicket taker was Pakistan medium pacer, Rana Naved with 11 wickets. See Twenty20 Cup Top Bowler betting. His stats along with other leading Outlaw wicket takers are listed below,  they include best bowling performance, economy rates and averages.

Player Matches Innings Runs Wickets Best Average  Economy Mdns
Rana Naved     8     8 159    11 4-23   14.45  5.85  0
Deon Kruis   10   10 241    10 2-16   24.10  6.10  3
Tim Bresnan     6     6  157      7 3-26   22.42  6.82  0