Full name: Ryan McLaren
Born: February 9, 1983, Kimberley, Cape Province
Other teams: Kent, Eagles, Free State, South Africa Under-19s
Batting: Left-hand bat
Bowling: Right-arm medium-fast
A former South Africa Under-19 international, McLaren joined Martin van Jaarsveld as Kent’s second Kolpak player for 2007. He registered his maiden first-class hundred (140) against the Warriors in 2006 while also taking seven wickets in the same fixture. His rise to prominence for Kent culminated came in the Twenty20 Cup final when he took a hat-trick to ensure victory for his side. His all-round skills played a major part in Kent's 2007 campaign, as he was the county's leading wicket-taker in the LV County Championship with 44 victims and scored 272 runs. McLaren managed 49 championship...