|Is|| Athlete |
|Birth|| 21 February 1977 |
Lian James Wharton (born 21 February 1977) is a former English cricketer who played for Derbyshire between 2000 and 2003.
Wharton was born in Holbrook, Derbyshire. He appeared for three years as the leading spinner within the Derbyshire line-up, and has since taken his cricketing career into the realms of indoor cricket. He was a left-handed batsman and a left-arm slow bowler.Wharton holds match-best figures of 6-62.