Matt Coles      

Full name Matthew Thomas Coles

Born May 26, 1990, Maidstone, Kent

Current age 26 years 125 days

Major teams England Lions, Kent, Kent 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Matthew Thomas Coles
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 95 124 16 2157 103* 19.97 3238 66.61 1 11 279 38 44 0
List A 61 32 5 414 100 15.33 372 111.29 1 1 37 21 22 0
Twenty20 70 50 9 432 54 10.53 315 137.14 0 1 31 24 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 95 159 14206 8457 302 6/51 10/98 28.00 3.57 47.0 14 10 2
List A 61 57 2346 2254 104 6/32 6/32 21.67 5.76 22.5 4 2 0
Twenty20 70 69 1380 2018 71 4/27 4/27 28.42 8.77 19.4 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kent v Loughborough UCCE at Canterbury, Apr 15-17, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Essex at Canterbury, Sep 20-23, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Aug 9, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Kent v Yorkshire at Canterbury, Aug 18, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Kent at Southampton, Jun 3, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Surrey v Kent at The Oval, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
32, 2/70 Kent v Essex Canterbury 20 Sep 2016 FC
52, 2/79, 7, 0/15 Kent v Northants Beckenham 6 Sep 2016 FC
2/32, 70, 3/72 Kent v Sussex Hove 31 Aug 2016 FC
1/45, 2/49 Kent v Gloucs Bristol 23 Aug 2016 FC
3/39, 22 Kent v Yorkshire Canterbury 18 Aug 2016 LA
2/61, 41, 1/48 Kent v Worcs Canterbury 3 Aug 2016 FC
4/39 Kent v Sussex Hove 2 Aug 2016 LA
2/47 Kent v Gloucs Canterbury 31 Jul 2016 LA
0/35, 1 Kent v Surrey The Oval 29 Jul 2016 T20
6/56 Kent v Hampshire Southampton 26 Jul 2016 LA
Profile

Matt Coles is a powerfully-built allrounder who moved from his home county of Kent to Hampshire to move his career forward and then, only one year into a three-year deal, promptly moved back again. An aggressive bustling seamer he took 41 wickets at 28.41 in 2014 as Hampshire gained promotion but he struggled to settle away from friends and family in his home town of Maidstone and conceded a chance to impress back in Division One of the County Championship and perhaps attract the England selectors once more.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Aug 18, 2016

Matt Coles celebrates removing Adam Lyth short of his hundred, Kent v Yorkshire, Royal London Cup, Quarter-final, Canterbury, August 18, 2016

Matt Coles celebrates removing Adam Lyth short of his hundred

© PA Photos

Jun 15, 2016

Matt Coles flayed Essex's attack, Essex v Kent, Royal London Cup, South Group, Chelmsford

Matt Coles flayed Essex's attack

© Getty Images

Aug 27, 2015

Matt Coles' extraordinary maiden List A hundred was not quite enough for victory, Surrey v Kent, Kia Oval, Royal London Cup quarter-final, August 27, 2015

Matt Coles' extraordinary maiden List A hundred was not quite enough for victory

© Getty Images

Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2011

Country Fixtures Country Results
TBA v England XI at Fatullah
Oct 3, 2016
1st ODI: Bangladesh v England at Dhaka
Oct 7, 2016 (13:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 03:00 EDT | 02:00 CDT | 00:00 PDT)
1st ODI: WI Women v Eng Wn at Florence Hall
Oct 8, 2016
2nd ODI: Bangladesh v England at Dhaka
Oct 9, 2016 (13:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 03:00 EDT | 02:00 CDT | 00:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: WI Women v Eng Wn at Florence Hall
Oct 10, 2016
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days