Full Name: Timothy James Phillips
Born: March 13 1981 , Cambridge
Other teams: Durham UCCE, England U19
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Slow left-arm
Phillips, an experienced off-spinner and a capable lower-order batsman, has struggled with consistency since making his Essex debut in 1999.A former England Under-19 international, Phillips started to establish himself in the Essex side in the 2006 and 2007 seasons and, after struggling to make the team in the following two campaigns, has started to force his way back into the reckoning at Chelmsford.Phillips has finally found himself as Essex’s senior spinner, excelling in one-day cricket with his variations and excellent economy rate, not to mention his crucial contributions down the order.