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Mark Cosgrove

Key facts

Full Name: Mark James Cosgrove
Born: June 14 1984 , Elizabeth, Adelaide
County: Glamorgan
Other teams: Australia, South Australia
ODI debut: Bangladesh v Australia, Fatullah, April 28 2006
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium

Biography

A burly and aggressive Australian opening batsman, Cosgrove has earned comparisons with Darren Lehmann.The South Australian, who has played one-day international cricket for his country, had a successful first season at Glamorgan in 2006, when he scored 856 runs in 10 LV= County Championship appearances.He made 75 on debut for the Dragons in the Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy against Ireland, soon after he had struck 74 on international debut against Bangladesh.Derbyshire then felt the full effect of his power. He made 114 on championship debut at Cardiff against the midlanders, before ...

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