|Full Name||Matthew William Machan|
|Bowling||Right arm Off-break|
Matt was initally part of the un-official tour of South Africa in September. A promising young top-order batsman who has earned himself a county contract at Sussex.
His second and to date last List A appearance came in 2011 against the touring Indians. In this match Machan scored his maiden half century in that format, making 56 runs before being caught and bowled by Suresh Raina.
2013 has seen Machan become an established member of the Sussex 1XI with a number of impressive performances throughout the season and was awarded Young Player of the Year by the county.
In July 2013 he scored his maiden century for Scotland in a series win over Kenya in Aberdeen, and has high hopes of reaching the 2014 T20 and 2015 World Cup.
Facts about Matt
- He is a qualified personal trainer
- He is into grayhound racing
- Matt runs and manages a 5-a-side football team
- He is a qualified UKCC L2 Coach
How would you describe yourself in three words
Laid back, hard working, passionate.
What advice do you have for budding cricketers
Enjoy it and work hard.