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Sean

Abbott

All-Rounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

Did you know?

Hailing from Windsor in NSW, Abbott comes from a rugby league family; his uncle played first grade for Sydney club Parramatta Eels.

RUNS
3
AVERAGE
3
WICKETS
1
STRIKE RATE
30

Sean

Abbott

All-Rounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

Did you know?

Hailing from Windsor in NSW, Abbott comes from a rugby league family; his uncle played first grade for Sydney club Parramatta Eels.

RUNS
5
AVERAGE
5
WICKETS
1
STRIKE RATE
36

All-Rounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

AGE
23
HEIGHT
184CM
BORN

Windsor

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

NSW

NSW
LOCAL CLUB

Sydney University

Bio

A former Australia Under-19 representative who made his state debut at 18, Sean Abbott enjoyed a breakthrough year in 2013-14 when he won the Steve Waugh Medal as New South Wales player of the season. 

He topped the wickets tally in the Ryobi Cup with 16 and took 27 wickets in Sheffield Shield before earning a surprise call-up to Australia’s ODI and T20 squads for the series against Pakistan in the UAE. 

Abbott took the prized wicket of Shahid Afridi in the first over of his T20 international debut, trapping him in front plumb lbw with his fourth ball.

A right-arm medium pacer, Abbott is also a handy lower-order batsman, as shown by his innings of 40 from just 16 balls in a Ryobi Cup match against Victoria. 

A big rugby league fan, Abbott’s uncle played first grade for Parramatta.

All-round Abbott a man on the rise

MATCHES
1
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
205
BEST BATTING
3
BEST BOWLING
1-25
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
25
ECONOMY
5
S/R
30
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
3
INNINGS
1
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
3
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
3
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
68
BEST BATTING
5
BEST BOWLING
1-17
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
47
ECONOMY
7.83
S/R
36
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
5
INNINGS
1
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
5
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
20
DEBUT
2011
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
58
BEST BOWLING
8-67
Bowling
WICKETS
55
AVERAGE
30.05
ECONOMY
3.68
S/R
49.1
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
409
INNINGS
31
NOT OUTS
3
AVERAGE
14.61
100s
0
50s
1
MATCHES
23
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
50
BEST BOWLING
3-32
Bowling
WICKETS
33
AVERAGE
26.82
ECONOMY
5.73
S/R
28.1
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
281
INNINGS
16
NOT OUTS
3
AVERAGE
21.62
100s
0
50s
1

Brett Lee presents Sean Abbott with Bradman Award

Sydney Sixers teammate Brett Lee presents Sean Abbott with the Bradman Young Player of the Year Award


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Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year: Sean Abbott

Sean Abbott has starred with the NSW Blues and the Sydney Sixers, and made his ODI and T20 international debuts to cement his name as a star on the rise for Australian cricket


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Nic Maddinson lead the Sydney Sixers to a big win over the Melbourne Renegades at the SCG, after his side's bowlers restricted the visitors early


IPL auction winners and losers

Young guns prosper while veterans miss out


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Sean Abbott honoured with Bradman award

NSW allrounder caps best and worst year of his career with peer vote for Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year


Abbott leads Aussie charge to IPL auction

Sydney Sixers allrounder has reportedly attracted plenty of interest from Indian franchises