Matthew Thomas Coles is a professional English cricketer who plays for the Kent County Cricket Club. He has also been a part of the under-13s, under-15s and under-17s team of Kent. Born on 26th May 1990 in Maidstone, Kent, Coles is a right-arm medium pace bowler and a left-handed batsman.
Matt Coles’s first-class debut for Kent came in a match played against Loughborough University Centre of Cricketing Excellence in April 2009. He has played twenty one first-class matches till date taking forty five wickets at a bowling average of 37.73. His best bowling figures in these matches have been 7 wickets for 149 runs. Including a top score of 51, he has scored 521 runs in these matches. In the thirteen List A matches that Coles has been a part of, he has taken twenty wickets with the best bowling performance of 3 wickets for 50 runs.
Matt Coles has also played sixteen T20 matches for his side. In these matches, he has taken 15 wickets with the best figures of 4 wickets for 47 runs. He has also scored 70 runs in these matches.