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Mike Hussey

Batter

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

Did you know?

Hussey was initially a right-handed bat but changed as a child due to his hero Allan Border.

Batter

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

AGE
41
HEIGHT
180CM
BORN

Mount Lawley

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

WA

WA
LOCAL CLUB

Wanneroo

Bio

One of Australia’s best batsmen of the 21st century, “Mr Cricket” will take charge of the Sydney Thunder for the second-year running. 

With an impeccable Twenty20 record of more than 130 matches, 3,900 runs at an average of 39.2 and a strike rate of 125, Hussey has clearly been one to catch in the past. 

A 79-Test veteran and former ODI captain, his leadership abilities go unquestioned, and alongside Jacques Kallis will form a formidable top order. 

Watson, Hussey shine in St Lucia victory

Aussies Shane Watson and Mike Hussey started their CPL careers on a winning note, while Darren Bravo and David Miller also starred


11:58 Highlights-Sydney-Thunder-win-first-BBL-title-still

Highlights: Sydney Thunder win first BBL title

Sydney Thunder have completed their fairytale rise from KFC BBL also-rans to champions with a tense three-wicket win against Melbourne Stars at the MCG


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I can't really believe it: Hussey

Sydney Thunder captain Mike Hussey was still in shock after his side won their maiden KFC Big Bash League title, beating the Melbourne Stars at the MCG


Hussey picks his best young players of spin

David Hussey goes against brother Mike in supporting a 'spin-playing specialists' concept


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Just pick the best six batsmen, says Hussey

Former Test great dismisses idea of picking spin-specialist batsmen for subcontinent tours


Hussey's blueprint for success in Sri Lanka

With an average above 90 in the island nation, Mike Hussey details just how Australia should be playing Sri Lanka's spin trio