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Martin Saggers

Key facts

Full Name: Martin John Saggers
Born: May 23 1972 , King's Lynn, Norfolk
Other teams: Kent, Durham, England
Test debut: Bangladesh v England at Chittagong (MAA), Oct 29-Nov 1, 2003
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm fast-medium

Biography

Martin Saggers originally began his career at Norfolk where he was spotted by Durham and moved to the north-east in 1996. However, his time at Durham was not a success and in 1998 he was released. He joined Kent and since then never looked back. In 2000 he took his best figures of 7-79 at Chester-le-Street against former side Durham, and won the most promising uncapped player award as well as joint player of the year. In 2002 he finished as the joint-top wicket taker in English cricket with 83 first-class victims to his name. However, he was 30 years old at that stage and with England ...

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