Playing Role - Right-Arm Bowler & Left-Hand Bat
County - Nottinghamshire & England
Date of Birth - 24 June 1986
“I love those moments when it’s time to step up.”
England fast bowler, Stuart Broad (MBE) is the second highest wicket-taker in English test match history.
Stuart’s signed his first full professional contract with Leicestershire in 2005. His talent was soon recognised when he was named Young Cricketeer of the Year by the Cricket Writers Club in 2006.
By 2007, Stuart was making his international test debut for England in Sri Lanka.
His contribution to English cricket was rewarded in 2010 when Wisden included Stuart as one of their five Cricketers of the Year.
Stuart moved to his present county Nottinghamshire in 2008. His loyalty, to the county of his birth, has been rewarded with a testimonial year in 2019.
In 2016, Stuart was appointed MBE for services to cricket.
Stuart has written two books Broadside and My World in Cricket.
Stuart has forged associations with:-
adidas – adidas gives Stuart the cricketing tools to master the challenges of international cricket.
The Belfry Hotel and Resort – Stuart is brand ambassador for The Belfry. Stuart contributes to The Belfry’s media days and hosts the Stuart Broad and Joe Root Golf Challenge.
Mail on Sunday -Stuart gives his insights on the latest cricket news in his column for the Mail on Sunday.
Hardys Wines -As brand ambassador for the Australian wine company Stuart is the face of Hardys cricketing campaigns and initiatives.
(Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images Sport)
(Profile Update: 23/03/19)