Full Name: Michael James Brown
Born: February 9, 1980, Burnley
Previous teams: Middlesex, Hampshire, Surrey
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Off-spin
The opening batsman, who is also a talented fielder, began his senior career at Middlesex having also represented the ECB Under-19 A team, Durham UCCE and British Universities. However, he struggled to hold down a first-team place at Lord’s and moved to Hampshire in 2004 where he became a regular. He scored an unbeaten century in only his second Frizzell County Championship match for Hants, against Leicestershire. In 2005 he helped them lift the Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy and finish second in Division One of the championship, but silverware proved elusive for him thereafter at...