Kevin Shine      

Full name Kevin James Shine

Born February 22, 1969, Bracknell, Berkshire

Current age 48 years 181 days

Major teams Hampshire, Middlesex, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Coach

Kevin James Shine
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 102 96 37 564 40 9.55 0 0 21 0
List A 33 7 5 46 38* 23.00 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 102 13897 8988 249 8/47 36.09 3.88 55.8 12 2
List A 33 1416 1340 38 4/31 4/31 35.26 5.67 37.2 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1989 - 1998
List A span 1990 - 1997
Profile

In a first-class career that spanned ten seasons and three counties, Kevin Shine took 249 wickets at 36.09, with a best of 8 for 47 for Hampshire against Lancashire at Old Trafford in 1992. He retired from playing in 1998 and went on to become the first-team coach at Somerset, the county at which he had spent the last three seasons of his career. Having never won a major domestic honour as a player, he was at the helm as Somerset won the C&G Trophy in his first season in charge in 2001, but it was as the director of the county academy that he attracted the interest of the England & Wales Cricket Board. A level-four coach and a student of biomechanics, he was named as Troy Cooley's successor as the England fast-bowling coach in February 2006, having seen off more high-profile competitors such as Darren Gough, Allan Donald and Phil DeFreitas.
Andrew Miller February 2006

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Feb 1, 2017

Jamie Overton and Kevin Shine take part in a training session, Potchefstroom, February 1, 2017

Jamie Overton and Kevin Shine take part in a training session

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Feb 1, 2017

ECB lead fast bowling coach, Kevin Shine, Potchefstroom, February 1, 2017

ECB lead fast bowling coach, Kevin Shine

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Nov 5, 2010

Jade Dernbach and bowling coach Kevin Shine review a video of Dernbach's bowling during an England Performance Programme training session, Loughborough, November 5 2010

Jade Dernbach and bowling coach Kevin Shine review a video of Dernbach's bowling

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