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Stuart Broad

Key facts

Full Name: Stuart Broad
Born: June 24 1986, Nottingham
County: Nottinghamshire
Other Teams: England, Leicestershire, England Under-19
Test Debut: Sri Lanka v England, Colombo (SSC), Dec 9-13 2007
ODI Debut: England v Pakistan, Cardiff, Aug 30 2006
T20 Debut: England v Pakistan, Bristol, Aug 28 2006
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium-fast

Biography

Broad is a tall fast bowler who has also exhibited plenty of quality with the bat since breaking into England's team at the age of 20. A wholehearted performer, he is capable of unsettling batsmen with short deliveries, but is undoubtedly at his best when pitching the ball up to gain bounce and seam movement from a fuller length. The son of former England opening batsman Chris Broad, Stuart looked set to follow in his dad's footsteps by becoming a batsman before a sudden growth spurt encouraged him to work on his bowling. After impressing for Leicestershire, particularly in Twenty20...

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