Timothy Thomas Bresnan (born 28 February 1985, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England is an English cricketer. He is a fast-medium bowler, as well as being respected for his ability with the bat for Yorkshire. He normally fields in the deep. He won the NBC Denis Compton Award in 2002 and 2003. In June 2006 he was called up to the England One Day International side, and in May 2009, he joined England's Test side.
Bresnan was born in February 1985 to Ray and Julie, and attended Castleford High School. He started his career and played his junior cricket at Townville Cricket Club, the club where his father played his cricket, and where his brother Ritchie still does. Tim still plays for Townville when available, two or three times a season. He then moved to Castleford Cricket Club as he began to play within the Yorkshire set up.
Bresnan made his maiden first-class century in a County Championship match versus Surrey at the Oval whilst playing for Yorkshire. He scored 116 and in doing so,...