General News | 2nd May 2007

Patel breaks Trent Bridge duck

Samit Patel was a happy man after hitting the first Championship hundred of his career at Trent Bridge.

The 22-year-old followed up his career-best 176 against Gloucestershire with 108 against Glamorgan - and claimed it was his best so far.

He said: "I've been waiting to get a century at home for a long time so it was an extra-special feeling to get to three figures.

"It was probably my best hundred as well in terms of my control and there were no false shots before I got out.

"It was great to have someone of the experience of Jason Gallian batting at the other end, because he talked me through the tough periods."

Last Fixture

20th September 2016 at Cooper Associates County Ground