Lydia Greenway

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Lydia Greenway


Date of Birth1st January 1985Debut2000
Years of Service-Capped-
Nickname(s)LydsBatLeft-hand bat
Best Bat125* for England v South AfricaBowlRight arm off-break
Best Bowl3/7 for Kent v Nottinghamshire, 2001Shirt Sponsor-

Player Biography

Kent batsman Lydia Greenway is the head coach of the seven-time county champions.

The 31-year-old left-hander retired from international cricket last summer after a 13-year career and 225 appearances for England and is delighted to accept the new role.

The Farnborough-born player was one of the first Kent Cricket Academy graduates, in the first intake with fellow Kent and England batsman Joe Denly.

Greenway said: “I’m delighted to take on the new role as I make the transition from player to coach.

“The senior players at Kent have always taken on the responsibility of coaching and mentoring the younger players so it’s a natural progression.

“I look forward to working with the current squad and bringing through more players from our excellent age-group performance squads.

“We’re proud of our achievements and will be working hard to defend the double in 2017 as the competition gets tougher every year.”

Other Teams

Kent Women (2000-), England Women (2002-15), Southern Vipers (2016)