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Adam Riley      

Full name Adam Edward Nicholas Riley

Born March 23, 1992, Sidcup, Kent

Current age 23 years 159 days

Major teams Kent, Kent 2nd XI, Loughborough MCCU

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Beths Grammar School, Bexley

Adam Edward Nicholas Riley
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 46 62 20 386 34 9.19 1487 25.95 0 0 46 0 27 0
List A 23 5 3 11 5* 5.50 23 47.82 0 0 0 0 8 0
Twenty20 29 8 5 18 5* 6.00 21 85.71 0 0 1 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 46 71 6518 3958 111 7/150 9/123 35.65 3.64 58.7 6 5 0
List A 23 23 828 771 19 2/32 2/32 40.57 5.58 43.5 0 0 0
Twenty20 29 26 532 687 23 4/22 4/22 29.86 7.74 23.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kent v Northamptonshire at Canterbury, May 4-7, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Australians at Canterbury, Jun 25-28, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Worcestershire at Canterbury, May 1, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Warwickshire v Kent at Birmingham, Sep 4, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kent v Indians at Canterbury, Aug 26, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kent v Gloucestershire at Beckenham, Jun 5, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/57, 2* Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Beckenham 12 Aug 2015 Other
1/57, 1* Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Beckenham 11 Aug 2015 Other OD
13*, 1/22 Kent 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Canterbury 5 Aug 2015 Other OD
3/33, 0 Kent 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Canterbury 3 Aug 2015 Other
0, 2/72, 7, 0/53 Kent 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Taunton 28 Jul 2015 Other
25, 1/28 Kent 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Radlett 21 Jul 2015 Other
1, 0/37 Kent 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Radlett 20 Jul 2015 Other OD
0, 0/23 Kent 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Arundel 16 Jul 2015 Other T20
1/40, 1 Kent 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Newport 3 Jul 2015 Other OD
1/70, 28, 0/30 Kent 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Neath 30 Jun 2015 Other
Profile

The abrupt retirement of Graeme Swann during an Ashes whitewash in Australia in 2013-14 left England examining their spin bowling resources and realizing with trepidation that the cupboard was almost bare. They settled on Moeen Ali as a spin-bowling allrounder, but as they gazed around the counties for promising young talent many eyes settled on Adam Riley. Peter Such, England's spin bowling coach, was among those who held him in high regard and there was hint of Such, too, in the flight he sought from an upright action.

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Mar 23, 2015

Adam Riley was the most successful MCC bowler with 3 for 90, MCC v Champion County, Abu Dhabi, 2nd day, March 23, 2015

Adam Riley was the most successful MCC bowler with 3 for 90

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May 4, 2014

Adam Riley removed Surrey's middle order, Kent v Surrey, County Championship, Division Two, Canterbury, 1st day, May 4, 2014

Adam Riley removed Surrey's middle order

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May 4, 2014

Ben Harmison and Adam Riley high five after combining for a wicket, Kent v Surrey, County Championship, Division Two, Canterbury, 1st day, May 4, 2014

Ben Harmison and Adam Riley high five after combining for a wicket

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County Results
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Sep 24-27, 2013
Glamorgan won by 8 wickets
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 24-27, 2013
Kent won by 2 wickets
Notts v Somerset at Nottingham - Sep 24-27, 2013
Match drawn
Surrey v Yorkshire at The Oval - Sep 24-27, 2013
Match drawn
Sussex v Durham at Hove - Sep 24-27, 2013
Sussex won by 6 wickets
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