Matt Hobden

English cricketer
Hobden in June 2015.

Matthew Edward "Matt" Hobden (27 March 1993 – 2 January 2016) was an English cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast-medium bowler. He played for Cardiff MCCU (2012–2013) and Sussex (2013–2016).

Hobden was born in Eastbourne, East Sussex. He was educated at Millfield School and Eastbourne College.

Hobden died after accidentally falling on 2 January 2016 in Forres, Scotland. He was 22.[1]


  1. "Sussex bowler Matthew Hobden dies at the age of 22". BBC. 2 January 2016. Retrieved 3 January 2016.

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