Sam Billings

Photography: Nigel Farrow (www.nigelfarrow.com)

Player Information:

Name: Sam Billings
DoB: 15 June 1991
Height: 5'10
Bats/Bowls: RHB/Wicket-Keeper

Profile:

MCCU Batting Stats:

M Inns N/O Runs Avg Top 50s 100s              
14 16 1 652 43.47 131 3 1  

 

Hometown: Fawkham

Nicknames: Bilbo, Meerkat
 
Cricket role: Batsman/Wicket-keeper
 
Degree: Sport and Exercise Science
 
Year joined: 2009
 
Representative Cricket: Kent 2nd XI, South England U'13, U'15 and U'17, England U'16, U'17,U'18 and U'19., MCC Schools
 
Overseas Tours: South of England - Barbados
                            MCC Schools - India
                            Kent Academy - India
                            England U'18 - Malaysia
                            England U'19 - Bangladesh
 
Cricket Club: Hartley Country Club
 
Best batting performance: 208 off 126 balls
 
Best bowling performance: 6 for 6
 
Highlights of career: Making 131 on First Class debut for Loughborough MCCU, mking Kent Debut, representing England.
 
Cricketing hero: Sachin Tendulkar and Adam Gilchrist
 
Best player on the MCCU circuit: Chris Jones
 
Most amusing moment on a cricket pitch: 2nd XI coach abusing opposition when fiekding for an injured player....Utterly hilarious.  
Worst cricketing moment: Getting a golden duck
 
Favourite CD: Tinie Tempah

Favourite film: The Blindside

Favourite TV programme: 90210

Favourite tipple: Jagerbomb

Favourite restaurant: Gauchos. Meal: 
 Sunday Roast
Preferred room mate: Rob Taylor or Adam Riley