Name Flynn Drinkell
Age group Under 16
Role Right handed top order batter. Off-spin
Club Swardeston CC, Norfolk
Flynn joins the Academy having spent 2 years on the Northants EPP programme, impressing with his technique and maturity as a young batter and an increasing ability to spin the ball hard.
Flynn is another off the Norfolk young cricketers production line which has been a fruitful source of recruitment for Northants over recent years
Flynn represented the London & East region at the last summer’s Bunbury festival for U15’s and will now play age-group cricket for Northants, adding further strength to our U17 team.
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