Matthew Featherstone

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Matthew Featherstone
Personal information
Full name Matthew Ross Featherstone
Born (1970-07-05) 5 July 1970 (age 47)
Bromley, Kent, England
Batting Right-handed
International information
National side
Domestic team information
Years Team
1999–2000 Kent Cricket Board
Career statistics
Competition LA
Matches 6
Runs scored 205
Batting average 41.00
100s/50s 1/1
Top score 104*
Balls bowled
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 6/–
Source: Cricinfo, 3 February 2010

Matthew Ross Featherstone (born 5 July 1970 in Bromley, Kent) is an English born Brazilian cricketer. Featherstone is a right-handed batsman who is the current captain of the Brazil national cricket team.

Domestic career[edit]

Featherstone made his List-A debut for the Kent Cricket Board in the 1999 NatWest Trophy against Denmark, where on debut he scored 104*. During the 1999 tournament he played a further two matches against Worcestershire Cricket Board, where he scored 64 runs, and Hampshire.

Featherstone made his last List-A appearances for the Kent Cricket Board in the 2000 NatWest Trophy, with his final appearance coming against Hampshire. He ended his one-day career with a batting average of 41.00.

Move to Brazil[edit]

Featherstone made his debut for Brazil in 2002 against Argentina A in the South American Championships.

By 2006 Featherstone was made captain of the side in time for their match against the Turks and Caicos Islands. Fatherstone's most recent match for Brazil was in October 2009 against Peru in the ICC Americas Championship Division Three.


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