Adam Riley      

Full name Adam Edward Nicholas Riley

Born March 23, 1992, Sidcup, Kent

Current age 27 years 213 days

Major teams Kent, Kent 2nd XI, Loughborough Marylebone Cricket Club University (England)

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 61 75 28 495 34 10.53 1793 27.60 0 0 58 1 37 0
List A 34 13 5 71 21* 8.87 106 66.98 0 0 3 1 11 0
T20s 29 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 61 91 8061 4776 128 7/150 9/123 37.31 3.55 62.9 8 5 0
List A 34 34 1326 1147 32 4/40 4/40 35.84 5.19 41.4 1 0 0
T20s 29 26 532 687 23 4/22 4/22 29.86 7.74 23.1 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 20-23, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Worcestershire at Canterbury, May 1, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Kent v Pakistan at Beckenham, Apr 27, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Kent v Indians at Canterbury, Aug 26, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Kent v Gloucestershire at Beckenham, Jun 5, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/56, 0*, 1/45, 7 Kent v Surrey Beckenham 20 May 2019 FC
0/30 Kent 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Canterbury 7 May 2019 Other OD
1/30 Kent 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Rockhampton 6 May 2019 Other OD
0/49, 10 Kent v Pakistan Beckenham 27 Apr 2019 LA
1/54, 6 Kent 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Tunbridge Wells 26 Apr 2019 Other OD
0/118, 41 Kent 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Tunbridge Wells 23 Apr 2019 Other
- Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Fulking 22 Apr 2019 Other OD
0/14, 8, 1/43 Kent 2nd XI v MCC YC High Wycombe 16 Apr 2019 Other
3*, 0/58, 0/23 Kent v Warwickshire Birmingham 11 Apr 2019 FC
0/8 Kent v Lbroug MCCU Canterbury 31 Mar 2019 FC
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 Kent's 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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Sep 25, 2018

Adam Riley made the breakthrough, Warwickshire v Kent, County Championship, Division Two, Edgbaston, September 25, 2018

Adam Riley made the breakthrough

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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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