Right-handed starting batsman who began playing for Kent in 1998, Wisden Cricketer of the entire year in 2005. He earned both Bromley region and Kent cricket mugs while going to Worsley Bridge Major College. He reached the 1,000 operate mark for the growing season on June 2, the initial day the milestone have been reached since 1978. His dad played golf club cricket in Derby. He changed an wounded Marcus Trescothick for England’s second Test against India in 2002.