A promising paceman who made a stunning impact during a 50-over tour game against New Zealand at Taunton in September 2004.
The then 19-year-old claimed 6-30 in 10 overs and wrapped up the innings with five wickets in his last three overs.
He has represented England at Under 15, 17 and 19 level and also played for Somerset Board XI in the 2003 Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy.
Suffered a broken wrist in 2004 but signed a playing contract with Somerset for the 2005 season when he played in two Frizzell County Championship matches, one totesport League game and one Twenty20 Cup fixture.
Struggled for a first-team place in 2006 and was released at the end of the season.