Full Name: Grant Phillip Hodnett
Born: August 17 1982 , Johannesburg
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
The South Africa-born top-order batsman made his first-class debut for Gloucestershire in the County Championship match against Warwickshire, the final match of the 2005 season. Hodnett narrowly missed out on a half-century in the first innings when, batting at number three, he was dismissed for 49 - the top score in Gloucestershire’s total of 118. He was given his chance after performing consistently well in the West of England Premier League for Cheltenham and in January 2006 it was announced he had been given a 12-week trial at the start of the new season. He impressed sufficiently ...