Patel, 20, is a Surrey Academy graduate who has progressed through the Club’s system from the age of eight, and played for the Second XI in 2017, before moving into the first team in the latter stages of the season.
In 2018, all-rounder Patel claimed eight wickets in nine matches and scored 255 runs, with a high score of 48.
One of the most memorable moments of the season for Surrey fans is at Guildford, when Rory Burns’ side hosted Somerset. When given his opportunity with the ball, Patel took a 5fer in just 11 balls before ending his spell with figure of 6/5.
HIGHLIGHT OF THE SEASON: Patel took 6/5 against Somerset at Guildford, including the first five wickets inside just 11 balls.