Matt Taylor


cake18th February 1992
Wellington, NZ
batRight-hand batsman
bowlsRight-arm fast-medium
Entry SongFreaks, Timmy trumpet and Savage

Name: Matt Taylor

Playing Style: Aggressive

Nickname: Tayls

Secondary School Attended: HIBS

Club: Upper Hutt United cricket club

Earliest Cricket Memory: Playing Backyard cricket with my family

Favourite Ground to play: Basin Reserve

Most memorable cricket moment: T20 debut

Favourite player growing up: Nathan Astle

The non-cricketing sports person or team I most admire: Kevin Durant

If I wasn’t a Firebird I’d be A marine Biologist

Favourite superhero: Batman 

Favourite holiday destination: Brisbane

In my spare time I like to… Wake board, Jet ski and relax with mates

My favourite song is… Freaks, Timmy trumpet and Savage

My signature dish is…Chorizo Pasta

My favourite movie is… The wolf of wall street

My favourite food is…Lamb racks

Favourite school subject: Biology

Worst school subject: Physics

Do you have any pets? Yes a dog

If I could have anything, I would want… A penthouse apartment in London

The biggest influence on my cricketing career is…Dad