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George Bailey

Batter

Did you know?

Just the second Australian to captain his country in his international debut he also recently taught himself to throw left handed while recovering from a right shoulder injury.

RUNS
183
AVERAGE
26.14

George Bailey

Batter

Did you know?

Just the second Australian to captain his country in his international debut he also recently taught himself to throw left handed while recovering from a right shoulder injury.

RUNS
3044
AVERAGE
40.59

George Bailey

Batter

Did you know?

Just the second Australian to captain his country in his international debut he also recently taught himself to throw left handed while recovering from a right shoulder injury.

RUNS
473
AVERAGE
24.89

Batter

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Does Not Bowl

AGE
36
HEIGHT
178CM
BORN

Hobart

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

TAS

TAS
LOCAL CLUB

South Hobart-Sandy Bay

Bio

After a long apprenticeship in domestic cricket, George Bailey was finally rewarded with regular international appearances.

Bailey's rapid rise to the captaincy in limited-overs cricket spoke volumes of his leadership ability and popularity in the Australian dressing-room.

While his Test career has stalled following a disappointing 2013-14 Ashes campaign with the bat, he continued to perform well in limited-overs cricket.

He will be remembered fondly for the 28 runs he smashed off one Jimmy Anderson over in Perth in memorable summer for the Aussies.

His Test debut came on the back of his extraordinary ODI performance against India in 2013, where he plundered 478 runs at an average of 95.60 and jumped to No.2 in the world rankings.

MATCHES
5
DEBUT
2013
CAP NO
436
BEST BATTING
53
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
183
INNINGS
8
NOT OUTS
1
AVERAGE
26.14
100s
0
50s
1
MATCHES
90
DEBUT
2012
CAP NO
195
BEST BATTING
156
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
3044
INNINGS
85
NOT OUTS
10
AVERAGE
40.59
100s
3
50s
22
MATCHES
30
DEBUT
2012
CAP NO
55
BEST BATTING
63
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
473
INNINGS
26
NOT OUTS
7
AVERAGE
24.89
100s
0
50s
2

Bailey breaks shackles with vital ton

After a lean start to the JLT Sheffield Shield season, George Bailey posted his first century of the summer to boost Tasmania on day two and three of their clash with South Australia in Hobart


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New look for Bailey working wonders

George Bailey added an extra step to his already awkward stance but it worked wonders as he moved towards three figures at stumps in Hobart


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Bailey chimes in with half-century

The former Tasmanian captain was in good touch as he contributed 63 against South Australia before he was trapped in front by Joe Mennie


Bailey's new-look stance pays dividends

Veteran batsman mixes things up as his fortunes change for the Tigers


Wade takes over Tasmania captaincy

Tigers make a switch to allow George Bailey to focus on his batting after below-par start to Shield season


Doolan's form impressing Bailey

Alex Doolan has the most runs through three rounds of the Sheffield Shield this season and his form has impressed many


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