Adrian Pierson      

Full name Adrian Roger Kirshaw Pierson

Born July 21, 1963, Enfield, Middlesex

Current age 51 years 9 days

Major teams Cambridgeshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Somerset, Warwickshire

Nickname Stick, Skirlogue, Bunny, Bunn

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Other Coach

Height 6 ft 4 in

Education Kent College, Canterbury, Hatfield Poly

Adrian Roger Kirshaw Pierson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 180 224 70 2651 108* 17.21 1 5 87 0
List A 119 68 30 385 31* 10.13 0 0 45 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 180 27324 13787 363 8/42 37.98 3.02 75.2 14 0
List A 119 4887 3570 100 5/36 5/36 35.70 4.38 48.8 1 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1985-2001
List A span 1985-2001
Profile

A tall and wiry offspinner, Adrian Pierson had a much-travelled career - he was on the Lord's groundstaff from where he joined Warwickshire (1985-1991), Leicestershire (1993-97), Somerset (1998-2000) and finally Derbyshire (2001). His best time was at Leicestershire where he was given a regular first-team slot and in 1996 he helped them to the Championship with 48 wickets. He took over as Derbyshire's 2nd XI coach in 2002 and moved to the first team the following summer, but it was a brief and unsuccessful time. He was fired at the end of the summer and left with a stinging attack on interfering committee members and claiming he had been made a scapegoat. He now works as a commercial pilot.
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Latest Photos

Apr 9, 2002

Taken at the 2002 Derbys CCC photocall

Adrian Pierson , thumbnail portrait 2002

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May 2, 2001

Adrian Pierson taken at the Derbyshire photocall, April 2001

Adrian Pierson taken at the Derbyshire photocall

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England 569/7d & 205/4d India 330 & 112/4
Group B: Glamorgan v Notts at Cardiff - Jul 30
Notts won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
Group B: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth
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Group A: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Northants v NZ A at Northampton
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Somerset v Kent at Taunton
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Yorkshire v Sri Lanka A at Leeds
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Essex v Leics at Chelmsford
Jul 31, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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