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John Hastings

Allrounder

RUNS
52
AVERAGE
26

John Hastings

Allrounder

RUNS
271
AVERAGE
27.1

John Hastings

Allrounder

RUNS
46
AVERAGE
11.5

Allrounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

AGE
31
HEIGHT
196CM
BORN

Penrith

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

VIC

VIC
LOCAL CLUB

Footscray-Edgewater

Bio

Snapped up by NRL side Penrith Panthers as a youngster, hulking allrounder John Hastings opted for cricket and eventually found himself in Victoria due to limited opportunities with New South Wales.

A qualified PE teacher, Hastings’s breakthrough season came in 2009-10 when he was Victoria’s leading wicket taker in all three formats and named Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year.

His ODI debut followed in October 2010 before he was selected in Australia’s squad for the 2011 World Cup.

After missing the entire 2011-12 season due to a serious shoulder injury, The Duke started the 2012-13 season so well that he earned his Test debut, picking up the wicket of AB de Villiers against South Africa in Perth.

He enjoyed a successful county stint with Durham in 2014, following stints in the Indian Premier League with Chennai Super Kings earlier that year and Kochi in 2011.

Hastings now plays a veteran role for the Bushrangers, and the national ODI team when necessary. His arsenal of variations has built him a reputation of being a top-class death bowler, playing for Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League.

MATCHES
1
DEBUT
2012
CAP NO
430
BEST BATTING
32
BEST BOWLING
1-51
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
153
ECONOMY
3.92
S/R
234
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
52
INNINGS
2
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
26
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
28
DEBUT
2010
CAP NO
184
BEST BATTING
51
BEST BOWLING
6-45
Bowling
WICKETS
40
AVERAGE
29.7
ECONOMY
4.97
S/R
35.8
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
271
INNINGS
21
NOT OUTS
11
AVERAGE
27.1
100s
0
50s
1
MATCHES
9
DEBUT
2010
CAP NO
47
BEST BATTING
15
BEST BOWLING
3-14
Bowling
WICKETS
7
AVERAGE
35.3
ECONOMY
7.97
S/R
26.6
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
46
INNINGS
6
NOT OUTS
2
AVERAGE
11.5
100s
0
50s
0

Hobbled Hastings forced from the field

Victoria fast-bowler John Hastings, on his return from broken finger, begrudgingly left the field mid-over after appearing to hurt his right leg in the Shield clash with Tasmania


1:26 Hastings-unhappy-with-Dunks-claimed-catch-still

Hastings unhappy with Dunk's claimed catch

Victoria paceman John Hastings stood his ground after Ben Dunk claimed this catch low in the gully but had to depart after umpires ruled the catch was clean


0:44 The-High-Flying-Five-still

The High Flying Five

Things don't exactly go to plan when John Hastings, Nathan Lyon and Usman Khawaja are introduced to a new piece of celebrating technology #ohwhatafeeling


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Hastings 'shocked' by ODI squad omission

The world's leading ODI bowler this year "very disappointed" to be overlooked for Australia's squad to take on New Zealand


The Blues who choose greener pastures

Paceman Joe Mennie the latest to earn an international call-up having moved away from NSW