Daniel Cherry

Country: England
Born: February 07, 1980, Newport, Monmouthshire
Height: 5ft 9in
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium

Daniel Cherry Bio

Daniel David Cherry, a promising cricket player from England, was regarded as the future Hugh Morris during his early years in the sport. However, he struggled to live up to the high expectations placed upon him and faced inconsistency in securing a regular spot in the Glamorgan top-order. Despite this, Cherry’s early cricketing journey showcased moments of great potential.

Born and raised in England, Cherry received his education at Tonbridge School. In his schoolboy years, he displayed exceptional skill, which led to him representing England Under-17. This achievement further solidified the notion that Cherry had a bright future ahead of him.

Cherry made his first-class debut for Glamorgan in the 1998 season against Derbyshire at Cardiff. The young batsman’s performance was promising, hinting at the talent that lay within him. Following his debut, Cherry pursued higher education and studied History at Swansea University, demonstrating his dedication and commitment to both his academic and cricketing pursuits.

It was in 2002 that Cherry resurfaced in the county’s first XI, making his mark by scoring a maiden one-day century against Scotland in August. This milestone was a testament to his growing confidence and potential. However, it was in 2005 where Cherry truly began to show his worth, making significant strides in justifying the team’s belief in him. Throughout the season, he amassed over 800 runs in the first division of the Championship, including an unforgettable 226 against Middlesex. This outstanding innings drew comparisons to the legendary Hugh Morris and raised hopes of Cherry fulfilling his potential. Furthermore, his impressive feat became the highest score by an uncapped Glamorgan player and the 14th highest in the club’s history. Cherry’s consistent performances continued, as he converted his first two hundreds for the county into scores surpassing 150, a feat that no other Glamorgan player had achieved at the time. His resurgence was a journalist’s dream, inspiring headlines such as ‘Cherry Blossoms.’

Unfortunately, Cherry’s success was short-lived. In 2006, he faced a decline in form, only managing to score 500 runs. This dip in performance led to his release from the team at the end of the 2007 season, marking the end of his professional cricketing career with Glamorgan.

While Cherry’s time with Glamorgan may have been marked by inconsistency and unfulfilled potential, his early achievements and moments of brilliance showcased glimpses of his talent as a batsman. Today, Daniel David Cherry’s contributions to English cricket are remembered for the promise and potential he once possessed.

Daniel Cherry Career Stats

Daniel Cherry Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 40 71 1 1824 226 26.05 - - 3 4 - - 12 0
List A 22 20 0 312 42 15.6 520 60 0 0 - - 5 0
T20s 3 3 1 55 43* 27.5 52 105.76 0 0 4 2 1 0

Daniel Cherry Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 40 - 52 18 0 - - - 2.07 - 0 0 0
List A 22 - 66 91 1 1/26 1/26 91 8.27 66 0 0 0
T20s 3 1 6 6 2 2/6 2/6 3 6 3 0 0 0

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