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David Willey

Key facts

Full Name: David Jonathan Willey
Born: February 28 1990 , Northampton
County: Northamptonshire
Other teams: England Lions, England Under-19s
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Left-arm fast-medium

Biography

A feisty all-round cricketer, Willey has impressed everyone with his calmness and intelligence in 2009, his first season in the Northamptonshire first-team.Willey, from Northampton, seems to have inherited much of his father Peter’s grit, if not his side-on stance, at the crease.Willey junior struck 60 on LV= County Championship debut against Leicestershire to dig Northants out of a hole, and has followed up with several useful knocks in the middle-order.He also bowls lively and accurate left-arm medium-pace, which secured him 10 wickets at a staggering average of 11.3 in the Steelbacks’ ch...

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