Name: Adam Soilleux
DoB: 29 November 1991
Bats/Bowls: RHB/RA Seam
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Hometown: Hadleigh, Essex
Cricket Role: Bowling all-rounder
Degree: Banking Finance and Management
Year joined: 2010
Representative cricket: Essex county cricket board ages 9-17, Essex development, academy and 2nd XI
Overseas tours: Pre-season training with Essex to India, Feb 2010
Cricket Club: Hadleigh and Thundersley CC
Best batting performance: 90 not out, Essex academy vs. CCM academy May 2010.
OR 32 not out off 13 balls chasing 240 vs. Warwickshire, County U15 national semi final, batting no. 10, won by 2 wickets with 3 balls to spare.
Best bowling Performance: 18 overs, 6-51 Glamorgan’s 2nd innings, 2nd XI fixture against Glamorgan. Figures of 7-75 in the match.
Highlights of career: Winning county U16 competition with H&TCC in 2008, final at county ground, Chelmsford. National champions, Essex U15’s at Oundle. 2nd XI debut at Halstead, Essex.
Cricketing hero: Andrew Flintoff
Best player on the MCCU circuit: Tom Westley (Durham)
Most amusing moment on a cricket pitch: Playing in a game a school game, and I was batting at the other end watching my partner hop around after a wasp getting wedged between his pad and his knee!
Worst cricketing moment: National Club semi finals, 20 overs chasing 120, getting bowled out for 88.
Favourite CD: Tinie Tempah – Disc-overy
Favourite film: The Hangover
Favourite TV programme: The inbetweeners
Favourite tipple: Diet coke, of course...
Favourite meal and restaurant: Combine harvester, Harvester
Preferred room mate: Anyone