Gareth Batty

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Birthday
13, 1977
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
13, 1977 (age 43)
Birthplace
England

About

English spin-bowler nicknamed "Boom Boom" who has played country cricket for teams like Worcestershire and Surrey. He made his debut for England in One Day Internationals in 2002 and in Tests in 2003.

Before Fame

He attended Bingley Grammar School and began his career with his hometown team Yorkshire in 1997.

Trivia

He was the bowler who surrendered Brian Lara's world record 400th run.

Family Life

His brother is fellow cricketer Jeremy Batty.

Associated With

He has spent much of career as a backup to Ashley Giles.