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Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
6030
AVERAGE
47.11

Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
6486
AVERAGE
44.12

Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
1256
AVERAGE
24.15

Batter

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Off-Spin

AGE
33
HEIGHT
185CM
BORN

Wellington

COUNTRY

New Zealand

New Zealand
LOCAL CLUB

Central Districts

Bio

This talented batsman broke into the Black Caps one-day international side in 2006 against West Indies.

His Test debut followed one year later against South Africa in Johannesburg and since then Taylor has carved himself a reputation as a prolific batsman in all forms of the game, with Test statistics that include 11 centuries and a top score of 217no.

Taylor was part of the Black Caps teams in the 2007, 2011 and 2015 ICC Cricket World Cups and his ODI high-score of 131no came in the 2011 tournament against Pakistan.

MATCHES
81
DEBUT
2007
CAP NO
234
BEST BATTING
290
BEST BOWLING
2-4
Bowling
WICKETS
2
AVERAGE
24
ECONOMY
3
S/R
48
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
6030
INNINGS
146
NOT OUTS
18
AVERAGE
47.11
100s
16
50s
27
MATCHES
191
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
144
BEST BATTING
131
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
5
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
6486
INNINGS
176
NOT OUTS
29
AVERAGE
44.12
100s
17
50s
37
MATCHES
73
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
63
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
1256
INNINGS
65
NOT OUTS
13
AVERAGE
24.15
100s
0
50s
5

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