Player Profile | Simon Mackin
Player Number: 33
Birthday: 1 September 1992
Club: Willetton
Playing Style: RFM
First Class Debut: v Tas, Dec 2013

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Height: 203cm, Weight: 106kg, Nickname: Serm, Bat used: Blue Dog Sports, Favourite shot/delivery: Slow bouncer (not intentional)

Mackin earned a WA rookie contract ahead of the 2013-14 season after solid form at District level with Willetton. The young fast bowler made his WA debut in the Sheffield Shield against Tasmania in December 2013. He also played for the Chairman's XI against England in the same season, taking the wickets of Ian Bell, Matt Prior and Joe Root. Mackin only managed the one Shield appearance in 2013-14, but has kicked on in 2014-15, becoming a staple part of the Warriors attack. The beanpole quick took eight wickets against Tasmania in Hobart in November 2014. 
 

Favourite player to watch?  Glenn McGrath
If you weren't a cricketer, you would be? NBA bench player
Sport/hobbies outside cricket?  Music, American sport
What did you want to be when growing up?  AFL footballer
Your most treasured possession? Baggy black
What do you normally eat for breakfast?  The lot
Favourite holiday destination?  USA
Three essential items if stranded on an island?  Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen
Funniest player in the squad & why?  Cameron Bancroft, funny looking
Most intelligent player in the squad & why?  David Moody, because he says he's always studying
Worst taste in music in the squad & why?  Marcus Harris, sprays good music one day, loves it the next