Steven Croft: Lancashire batter indicators new one-year contract

Steven Croft


Steven Croft played every Lancashire match in 2022, scoring 1,780 runs across the three formats

Lancashire have given a new one-year contract to veteran batter Steven Croft.

The 38-year-old’s existing deal expired at the end of the 2022 season, but he will now extend his stay at the club into a 20th year.

Croft, a former captain, played every single county fixture this summer across all three formats.

“I am just as proud to sign this contract as I was to sign my very first with the club,” he said.

“I love playing for Lancashire and to have the opportunity to do this next year for a 20th season is a brilliant feeling, especially after what has been such an enjoyable campaign for me on a personal level,” Croft told the club website. external-link

Having joined the club’s academy in 2003, the Blackpool-born batter made his first-class debut two years later and in 2011, he hit the winning runs as Lancashire ended their 77-year wait to win the County Championship title outright.

Croft is…