Full Name: Matthew Sean Mason
Born: March 20 1974 , Perth, Australia
Other teams: Worcestershire
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm fast-medium
Mason is a tall fast bowler who, despite being born in Western Australia, is eligible to play for Worcestershire through an Irish passport. He turned down the chance to represent Ireland in their attempts to qualify for the 2007 World Cup. Mason has impressed for his county, taking 50 first-class wickets in the 2003, 2004 and 2005 seasons, and has been a permanent fixture in the first XI when injuries have permitted. His early career in Western Australia was blighted with niggling injuries but his move to Worcestershire in 2002 resulted in him taking 22 championship wickets in just six m...