Matt Coles      

Full name Matthew Thomas Coles

Born May 26, 1990, Maidstone, Kent

Current age 28 years 332 days

Major teams Dhaka Dynamites, England Lions, Essex, Hampshire, 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 112 149 22 2526 103* 19.88 3677 68.69 1 12 334 44 59 0
List A 76 44 6 545 100 14.34 485 112.37 1 1 46 30 29 0
T20s 94 66 11 530 54 9.63 396 133.83 0 1 43 26 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 112 189 17176 10285 349 6/51 10/98 29.46 3.59 49.2 14 12 2
List A 76 72 3114 2925 130 6/32 6/32 22.50 5.63 23.9 6 2 0
T20s 94 92 1828 2756 87 4/27 4/27 31.67 9.04 21.0 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kent v Loughborough UCCE at Canterbury, Apr 15-17, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Cambridge MCCU v Essex at Cambridge, Mar 26-28, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Aug 9, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford, Jun 14, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Hampshire v Kent at Southampton, Jun 3, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Essex v Kent at Chelmsford, Aug 17, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
24, 0/34 Essex 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Billericay 16 Apr 2019 Other OD
3*, 1/17, 15*, 0/13 Essex v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 26 Mar 2019 FC
5/123, 5 Essex v Surrey The Oval 24 Sep 2018 FC
0/15, 10*, 1/47 Essex v Worcs Chelmsford 18 Sep 2018 FC
3/62, 9, 1/52 Essex v Notts Nottingham 10 Sep 2018 FC
1, 5/50, 6, 5/46 Essex 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Chester-le-Street 4 Sep 2018 Other
6*, 1/35 Essex v Kent Chelmsford 17 Aug 2018 T20
0/47 Essex v Middlesex Lord's 16 Aug 2018 T20
- Essex v Hampshire Southampton 12 Aug 2018 T20
5, 0/25 Essex v Somerset Taunton 3 Aug 2018 T20
Profile

Matt Coles is a powerfully-built allrounder with a roistering reputation and a career studded with controversy and a growing assumption that he would never achieve the heights that had once been hoped for him.

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Sep 27, 2018

Matt Coles celebrates a breakthrough, Surrey v Essex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, September 27, 2018

Matt Coles celebrates a breakthrough

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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

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Jun 15, 2016

Matt Coles in action for Kent, Essex v Kent, Royal London Cup, South Group, Chelmsford

Matt Coles in action for Kent

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2011