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Josh

Hazlewood

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

WICKETS
12
AVERAGE
29.33

Josh

Hazlewood

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

WICKETS
19
AVERAGE
23.42

Josh

Hazlewood

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

WICKETS
7
AVERAGE
22.14

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

AGE
24
HEIGHT
196CM
BORN

Tamworth

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

NSW

NSW
LOCAL CLUB

St George

Bio

A country boy from Tamworth, Hazlewood became the youngest fast-bowler ever to represent New South Wales when, aged just 17, he was handed a first-class debut against the touring New Zealanders in 2008.

An international debut followed in 2010, aged 19, when he took on England in an ODI in Southampton, becoming the youngest Australian player at that level. His rapid rise started when he earned a rookie contract with the Blues when still in high school, despite not having played Sydney grade cricket.

Sometimes compared to his idol Glenn McGrath, Hazlewood was man-of-the-match in the final of Australia’s successful campaign at the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.

A stocky right-armer who gets plenty of bounce out of his 196cm frame, Hazlewood’s best first-class performance came in the 2014 Sheffield Shield final when he took 6-50 against Western Australia.

Despite being hampered by several injury concerns in his young career, Hazlewood is expected to have a bright future for Australia at all levels of the game.

MATCHES
3
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
440
BEST BATTING
32
BEST BOWLING
7-142
Bowling
WICKETS
12
AVERAGE
29.33
ECONOMY
2.81
S/R
62.7
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
32
INNINGS
3
NOT OUTS
3
AVERAGE
0
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
13
DEBUT
2010
CAP NO
183
BEST BATTING
0
BEST BOWLING
5-31
Bowling
WICKETS
19
AVERAGE
23.42
ECONOMY
4.4
S/R
31.9
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
0
INNINGS
1
NOT OUTS
1
AVERAGE
0
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
4
DEBUT
2013
CAP NO
62
BEST BATTING
0
BEST BOWLING
4-30
Bowling
WICKETS
7
AVERAGE
22.14
ECONOMY
9.69
S/R
13.7
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
0
INNINGS
0
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
0
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
30
DEBUT
2008
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
43
BEST BOWLING
8-162
Bowling
WICKETS
102
AVERAGE
26.56
ECONOMY
2.9
S/R
54.9
5W
2
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
296
INNINGS
34
NOT OUTS
11
AVERAGE
12.87
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
31
DEBUT
2010
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
17
BEST BOWLING
7-36
Bowling
WICKETS
45
AVERAGE
32.93
ECONOMY
5.1
S/R
38.8
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
50
INNINGS
14
NOT OUTS
4
AVERAGE
5
100s
0
50s
0

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