Full Name: Ian James Thomas
Born: May 9 1979 , Newport
Batting Style: Left Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right Arm Off Break
A left-handed opening batsman who captained the Welsh Schools sides at all age groups. His aggressive batting style has been particularly useful in limited-overs cricket where he has often been able to get Glamorgan off to a flying start and help provide the impetus for a competitive team total. Thomas made his first class debut for the county in 1998 but injuries kept him out of the squad until 2000 when he was recalled after a highly successful start to the season in the second XI. He came to prominence during the summer of 2004 when he became the first play to score a televised cen...