Matt Coles      

Full name Matthew Thomas Coles

Born May 26, 1990, Maidstone, Kent

Current age 29 years 21 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 113 149 22 2526 103* 19.88 3677 68.69 1 12 334 44 59 0
List A 80 47 7 602 100 15.05 530 113.58 1 1 50 32 31 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 113 190 17278 10322 351 6/51 10/98 29.40 3.58 49.2 14 12 2
List A 80 76 3316 3177 139 6/32 6/32 22.85 5.74 23.8 7 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 Durham v Northamptonshire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 10-13, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Aug 9, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Gloucestershire at Chelmsford, May 7, 2019 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
2/37 Northants v Durham Chester-le-Street 10 Jun 2019 FC
2/59, 58 Essex 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Bishop's Stortford 4 Jun 2019 Other
6, 1/39, 3/48 Essex 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Billericay 14 May 2019 Other
9, 3/40 Essex 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Billericay 13 May 2019 Other OD
7, 0/69 Essex v Gloucs Chelmsford 7 May 2019 LA
34, 2/63 Essex v Kent Beckenham 5 May 2019 LA
16*, 3/72 Essex v Sussex Chelmsford 30 Apr 2019 LA
4/48 Essex v Hampshire Chelmsford 28 Apr 2019 LA
0, 2/61 Essex 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Tunbridge Wells 26 Apr 2019 Other OD
5, 3/53, 1/27 Essex 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Tunbridge Wells 23 Apr 2019 Other
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