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Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
6015
AVERAGE
46.99

Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
6032
AVERAGE
44.03

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
32
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
80
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
6015
INNINGS
145
NOT OUTS
17
AVERAGE
46.99
100s
16
50s
27
MATCHES
181
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
6032
INNINGS
165
NOT OUTS
28
AVERAGE
44.03
100s
17
50s
32
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

NZ scrape home to end Proteas' streak

Ross Taylor scores his 17th ODI century and passes 6000 runs as New Zealand hold off a fast-finishing South Africa in Christchurch


2:59 Taylors-century-was-the-difference-Finch-still

Taylor's century was the difference: Finch

Stand-in skipper Aaron Finch reflects on the third ODI loss against New Zealand, which saw Australia surrender the Chappell Hadlee Trophy to the Kiwis


1:11 Ross-Taylor-Ton-still

Terrific Taylor equals NZ landmark

Black Caps batsman Ross Taylor equalled the NZ record for ODI hundreds, posting his 16th during the Chappell-Hadlee decider in Hamilton


Taylor joins exclusive club with 17th ODI ton

Kiwi batsman joins the likes of Ponting and Tendulkar after a match-winning century in the second ODI against the Proteas


Ross-Taylor-Ton-still

Terrific Taylor equals NZ landmark

New Zealand stalwart Ross Taylor anchors the innings with a Hamilton century that steals a slice of history


Australia face acid test in ODIs: Taylor

New Zealand batsman says sidelined duo will leave a big hole for the tourists