Matt Machan currently plays his cricket with Sussex CC and had established himself in the first team until a wrist injury kept him out of the conclusion of the 2016 season.
A powerful left-haned batsman and off-break bowler since his first ODI against Afghanistan in Sharjah in 2013.
He has been a big part of the Scotland squad since he qualified through his Scottish mother in 2012. His first century in Scotland colours came in Aberdeen against Kenya in the World Cricket League.
His innings of helped Scotland to get over the line for their first win at a global event against Hong Kong at the ICC World T20 in India, taking 2/26 and hitting the winning runs, which earned him the Man of the Match award.