Kamal Somaia

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Kamal Somaia
Personal information
Full name Kamal Anilkumar Somaia
Born (1968-07-22) 22 July 1968 (age 49)
Wembley, London, England
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Slow left-arm orthodox
Domestic team information
Years Team
1989 Glamorgan
1989–1990 Staffordshire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA
Matches 3 2
Runs scored 50 0
Batting average 8.33 0.00
100s/50s –/– –/–
Top score 15 0
Balls bowled 472 72
Wickets 8 1
Bowling average 30.62 88.00
5 wickets in innings 1
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 5/87 1/52
Catches/stumpings 1/– –/–
Source: Cricinfo, 26 June 2010

Kamal Anilkumar Somaia (born 22 July 1968) is a former English cricketer. Somaia was a right-handed batsman who was a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. He was born at Wembley, London.

Somaia made his debut for Glamorgan in a List-A match against Somerset in 1989. He played one further List-A match for the county in the 1989 season, which was against Derbyshire.[1] His first-class debut for the county came in the same season against Gloucestershire. During the 1989 season, he played 2 further first-class matches for the county against Derbyshire and Leicestershire,[2] against whom he took his only five wicket haul of 5/87 in what was his final first-class match.

Somaia also played 2 Minor Counties Championship matches for Staffordshire at Lichfield Road against Northumberland and Norfolk.[3] In 1990, he played 2 MCCA Knockout Trophy matches for the county, both coming against Oxfordshire.[4]


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