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Ivan Thomas      

Full name Ivan Alfred Astley Thomas

Born September 25, 1991, Greenwich, Kent

Current age 23 years 308 days

Major teams Kent 2nd XI, Kent Under-17s, Leeds/Bradford MCCU

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Ivan Alfred Astley Thomas
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 18 29 14 95 13 6.33 352 26.98 0 0 12 0 2 0
List A 2 1 0 1 1 1.00 12 8.33 0 0 0 0 1 0
Twenty20 3 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 18 32 2647 1251 39 4/48 6/75 32.07 2.83 67.8 2 0 0
List A 2 2 102 111 2 2/64 2/64 55.50 6.52 51.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 3 3 66 87 3 1/21 1/21 29.00 7.90 22.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Surrey v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at The Oval, Mar 31-Apr 2, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Kent at Leicester, Jul 5-7, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Kent v New Zealand A at Canterbury, Aug 27, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Glamorgan v Kent at Cardiff, Jul 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kent v Essex at Canterbury, Jun 18, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sussex v Kent at Hove, Jul 3, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/64 Kent v Glamorgan Cardiff 28 Jul 2015 LA
0/18, 0 Kent v Leics Leicester 5 Jul 2015 FC
1/21 Kent v Sussex Hove 3 Jul 2015 T20
0/104, 13, 0/64, 0 Kent v Australians Canterbury 25 Jun 2015 FC
0*, 0/37, 3, 1/8 Kent v Northants Northampton 20 Jun 2015 FC
1/44 Kent v Surrey The Oval 19 Jun 2015 T20
1/22 Kent v Essex Canterbury 18 Jun 2015 T20
1/17 Kent 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Cheltenham 15 Jun 2015 Other T20
2/24 Kent 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Cheltenham 15 Jun 2015 Other T20
0, 3/31, 0*, 0/31 Kent v Derbyshire Canterbury 7 Jun 2015 FC
Profile

A triple stress fracture of the back at the age of 16 almost ended Ivan Thomas's dreams of becoming a professional cricketer. The 6ft 4in fast bowler missed two seasons out of three in his teens but, aged 20, was called into Kent's first team for a Championship match against Essex in 2012, taking 2 for 29 from 16 overs. He also played against the touring South Africans later that summer (dismissing JP Duminy) and looked to have a promising future, provided fitness issues did not derail him any further. Injury dogged Thomas again in 2013 but he is highly regarded in Canterbury and will hope to secure a place in the 2014 team.
ESPNcricinfo staff

Latest Photos

Apr 20, 2015

Ivan Thomas removed Tom Westley for a duck, Essex v Kent, County Championship Division Two, Chelmsford, 2nd day, April 20, 2015

Ivan Thomas removed Tom Westley for a duck

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-Aug 2
Australia 136 & 168/7 (55 ov) England 281
Group A: Worcs v Yorkshire at Worcester - Jul 30
Yorkshire won by 133 runs
Group B: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Jul 30
Hampshire 233 Kent 180/4 (34/50 ov)
Group B: Sussex v Notts at Hove - Jul 30
Sussex 282/9 Notts 165/3 (21.5/50 ov)
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett
Jul 31, 2015 (11:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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