James Regan (cricketer)

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James Regan
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Personal information
Full name James Alan Regan
Born (1994-05-30) 30 May 1994 (age 20)
Frimley, Surrey, England
Batting style Right-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
Domestic team information
Years Team
2012–present Somerset (squad no. 19)
Only First-class 31 March 2012 Somerset v Cardiff MCCU
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 1
Runs scored
Batting average
100s/50s –/–
Top score
Catches/stumpings 0/0
Source: CricketArchive, 31 March 2012

James Alan Regan (born 30 May 1994) is an English cricketer who plays for Somerset County Cricket Club. He is a right-handed batsman who also plays as a wicket-keeper.

Life and career[edit]

James Regan was born in Frimley, Surrey on 30 May 1994. Regan atteneded St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, Farnborough and All Hallows Catholic School, Farnham before moving onto King's College, where he scored runs heavily.[1][2] Regan joined the Somerset County Cricket Club academy in 2011 and featured significantly for the Somerset Second XI towards the end of the summer with both bat and gloves.[1]

Regan made his first-class debut for Somerset against Cardiff MCC University on 31 March 2012, following the decision to rest senior wicket-keepers Jos Buttler and Craig Kieswetter.[3] Regan didn't bat in Somerset's only innings of the match and failed to take a catch behind the stumps.[4] Regan then kept wicket for part of the two-day match against the touring South Africans in July 2012.[5] Regan spent the 2012–13 winter playing grade cricket for Latrobe Cricket Club in Tasmania, Australia.[6]

In 2013, Regan played regularly for the Somerset 2nd XI but his only first team match was against Cardiff MCCU in a three-day match.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "James Regan – Academy – Somerset County Cricket Club". Somerset CCC. Retrieved 2012-03-31. 
  2. ^ "Young Somerset trio a tribute to Breakwell and King’s". The Cricketer. 24 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "James Regan named as ‘keeper for Cardiff MCCU game". Somerset CCC. 30 March 2012. 
  4. ^ "Somerset v Cardiff Marylebone Cricket Club University at Taunton, 31 March - 2 April 2012". CricketArchive. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Tour match: Somerset v South Africans at Taunton, 9-10 July 2012". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "James Regan impresses on debut in Tasmania". Somerset County Cricket Club. 15 October 2012. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  7. ^ "Somerset v Cardiff Marylebone Cricket Club University at Taunton, 1-3 May 2013". CricketArchive. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 

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