Matt Henry: In Numbers

Somerset recently bid farewell to New Zealand bowler Matt Henry.

Matt joined the Club as an overseas player in May and had a major impact both on and off the field during his time at the Cooper Associates County Ground, culminating in his Player of the Match performance as Somerset lifted the 2023 Vitality Blast.

Here, we take a look back on his time with the Club in numbers:


Matt bowled 1039 balls in his six LV= Insurance County Championship matches for Somerset.


Matt was the leading wicket taker in this season’s Vitality Blast, claiming 31 wickets.


The number of First Class wickets taken by Matt for Somerset during his time with the Club.


Matt’s top score in the Championship was 50 not out against Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford.


The number of maiden overs that Matt bowled for Somerset in his six Championship matches.


Matt achieved a bowling average of 13.25 in his 14 Vitality Blast matches.


Matt’s First Class bowling average for Somerset.


Matt’s best figures in this season’s County Championship were six for 59 which he achieved against Nottinghamshire.


Matt claimed five or more wickets in an innings on four occasions for the Club in the County Championship.


The number of balls bowled by Matt in this year’s Vitality Blast.

Thank you, Matt!