Matt Machan      

Full name Matthew William Machan

Born February 15, 1991, Brighton, Sussex

Current age 24 years 12 days

Major teams Scotland, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Hurstpierpoint College; Brighton College

Matthew William Machan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 19 18 0 640 114 35.55 835 76.64 1 3 53 6 4 0
T20Is 6 6 2 276 67* 69.00 210 131.42 0 3 29 4 2 0
First-class 20 30 4 827 119 31.80 1440 57.43 2 2 117 3 9 0
List A 46 45 5 1535 126* 38.37 1728 88.83 2 8 145 19 15 0
Twenty20 42 42 6 994 90* 27.61 811 122.56 0 7 93 23 21 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 19 14 336 293 8 3/31 3/31 36.62 5.23 42.0 0 0 0
T20Is 6 5 99 108 3 3/23 3/23 36.00 6.54 33.0 0 0 0
First-class 20 4 90 72 1 1/36 1/59 72.00 4.80 90.0 0 0 0
List A 46 22 538 491 11 3/31 3/31 44.63 5.47 48.9 0 0 0
Twenty20 42 9 177 209 5 3/23 3/23 41.80 7.08 35.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Scotland at Sharjah, Mar 6, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Scotland at Dunedin, Feb 26, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Afghanistan v Scotland at Sharjah, Mar 3, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Netherlands v Scotland at Abu Dhabi, Nov 28, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Sussex at Cambridge, May 12-14, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Yorkshire at Arundel, Jun 16-19, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Bangladeshis at Hove, Jul 3, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v Scotland at Dunedin, Feb 26, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Netherlands v Sussex at North Sound, Jan 10, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
31 Scotland v Afghanistan Dunedin 26 Feb 2015 ODI # 3614
0/11, 5 Scotland v England Christchurch 23 Feb 2015 ODI # 3611
56 Scotland v New Zealand Dunedin 17 Feb 2015 ODI # 3604
17 Scotland v West Indies Sydney 12 Feb 2015 Other OD
103 Scotland v Ireland Sydney 10 Feb 2015 Other OD
- Scotland v Ireland Dubai (CA) 19 Jan 2015 ODI # 3584
13 Scotland v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 14 Jan 2015 ODI # 3576
86, 0/6 Scotland v Ireland Dubai (DSC) 12 Jan 2015 ODI # 3575
24 Scotland v Afghanistan Dubai (CA) 8 Jan 2015 ODI # 3572
3/51, 11 Scotland v Otago Lincoln 22 Oct 2014 Other OD
Profile

A change in eligibility rules meant that Matt Machan, who has a Scottish mother, qualified to play for Scotland in 2012. He promptly proved his worth by scoring a century against Kenya in only his fourth ODI. With powerful batting at number three and useful offspin, Machan played an important part in Scotland's run of seven consecutive wins in the World Cup Qualifiers in New Zealand at the start of 2014, securing their ticket to the 2015 World Cup. While it was not an official ODI, Machan's 83, from 86 balls, against a powerful New Zealand XI in October 2014 provided further notice of his ball-striking talent.

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Feb 26, 2015

Matt Machan takes a catch to get rid of Javed Ahmadi for 51, Afghanistan v Scotland, World Cup 2015, Group A, Dunedin, February 26, 2015

Matt Machan takes a catch to get rid of Javed Ahmadi for 51

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Feb 26, 2015

Matt Machan goes low for a sweep, Afghanistan v Scotland, World Cup 2015, Group A, Dunedin, February 26, 2015

Matt Machan goes low for a sweep

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Feb 23, 2015

Matt Machan makes a diving stop, England v Scotland, World Cup 2015, Group A, Christchurch, February 23, 2015

Matt Machan makes a diving stop

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Country Fixtures Country Results
5th ODI: NZ Women v Eng Women at Lincoln
Feb 28, 2015 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 16:30 EST -1d | 15:30 CST -1d | 13:30 PST -1d)
22nd Match, Pool A: England v Sri Lanka at Wellington
Mar 1, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT -1d | 17:00 EST -1d | 16:00 CST -1d | 14:00 PST -1d)
33rd Match, Pool A: England v Bangladesh at Adelaide
Mar 9, 2015 (14:00 local | 03:30 GMT | 23:30 EDT -1d | 22:30 CDT -1d | 20:30 PDT -1d)
38th Match, Pool A: Afghanistan v England at Sydney
Mar 13, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 23:30 EDT -1d | 22:30 CDT -1d | 20:30 PDT -1d)
M.C.C. v Yorkshire at Abu Dhabi
Mar 22-25, 2015 (14:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
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