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Suzie Bates

Allrounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

Allrounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

AGE
30
HEIGHT
173CM
BORN

COUNTRY

New Zealand

New Zealand
STATE

SA

SA
LOCAL CLUB

Midland-Guildford

Bio

New Zealand international Bates is a highly-accomplished player who won the 2013 ICC ODI Women's Cricketer of the Year. She joined the WA set-up with the Alcohol.Think Again Western Fury in 2012-13. Bates debuted for New Zealand in 2006 and was part of the side which reached the final of the 2009 Women's World Cup. 

During that tournament, Bates took 4-7 in a group game against South Africa and hit a New Zealand record 168 off 105 balls against Pakistan in the Super Sixes. Bates also represented her country in basketball at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, but fully committed to cricket in 2011 when given the national team captaincy. She shone in 2013, winning the ICC Women's World Cup Player of the Tournament, after top scoring.

Bates brings up hundred in style

Strikers captain Suzie Bates brought up her ton with a boundary in Adelaide, completing the fourth century in Rebel Women's Big Bash history


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Bates blasts WBBL century

Adelaide Strikers skipper Suzie Bates stole the show in Glenelg, scoring her first WBBL century - and the tournament's second in as many days - against Hobart


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Bates' hundred reasons to down the Aussies

It'll be ODI No.100 for Suzie Bates but the NZ skipper says there'll be no distractions for their WWC17 clash with Australia


NZ captain to lead Strikers in WBBL|03

Former Scorchers captain Suzie Bates will lead Adelaide as they aim to make the Big Bash finals for the first time this summer


Scorchers star defects to Strikers

New Zealand captain is heading to the Strikers for WBBL|03


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Frustrated Kiwis searching for answers

The Kiwis were left frustrated after they crashed out of the Women's Cricket World Cup