Full Name: Matthew James Nicholson
Born: October 2 1974 , St Leonards, Sydney
Other teams: Australia, Northamptonshire, Speed Blitz Blues
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right Arm Fast Medium
As well as his expertise with the ball, Nicholson is no slouch with the bat and has an unbeaten first-class century to his name. He plays for the Speed Blitz Blues in New South Wales and has proven himself to be a consistent performer. He impressed during the 2004/05 Pura Cup in Australia when he took 43 wickets in 10 matches at 20.25, averaging a wicket every seven overs, including 5-60 in the second innings of the final. He made his Australia debut in the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne in 1998. Despite taking four wickets in the match, including Nasser Hussain in both innings, a co...