Top purchase left-handed batsman and right-arm moderate speed bowler who produced his Twenty20 International cricket debut for England on, may 3, 2010 against the Western Indies. He went to St Stithians University in Johannesburg, South Africa. He produced his first-class debut for Yorkshire in 2000. His dad Richard Lumb performed first-class cricket and was a right-handed starting batsman. He performed against all-rounder Chris Gayle from the Western world Indies in his T20I debut.