Adam Riley      

Full name Adam Edward Nicholas Riley

Born March 23, 1992, Sidcup, Kent

Current age 23 years 68 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 44 58 20 343 23* 9.02 1386 24.74 0 0 41 0 25 0
List A 23 5 3 11 5* 5.50 23 47.82 0 0 0 0 8 0
Twenty20 27 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 44 68 6200 3715 107 7/150 9/123 34.71 3.59 57.9 6 5 0
List A 23 23 828 771 19 2/32 2/32 40.57 5.58 43.5 0 0 0
Twenty20 27 24 490 629 22 4/22 4/22 28.59 7.70 22.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kent v Northamptonshire at Canterbury, May 4-7, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Surrey at Beckenham, May 24-27, 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 Surrey at Beckenham, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Kent v Surrey Beckenham 29 May 2015 T20
1/25, 1* Kent v Middlesex Lord's 28 May 2015 T20
2*, 1/52, 4*, 1/69 Kent v Surrey Beckenham 24 May 2015 FC
2/40 Kent v Hampshire Southampton 22 May 2015 T20
0/7, 4, 0/21 Kent v Gloucs Bristol 18 May 2015 FC
0/43, 0/37, 0 Kent 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Canterbury 12 May 2015 Other
1/37, 1, 0/11 Kent v Leics Canterbury 3 May 2015 FC
1/102, 6, 17, 0/14 Kent v Lancashire Manchester 26 Apr 2015 FC
18*, 5, 0/0 Kent v Essex Chelmsford 19 Apr 2015 FC
0/12 Kent v Lbrough MCCU Canterbury 12 Apr 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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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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