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Josh Hazlewood

Bowler

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WICKETS
151
AVERAGE
26.9

Josh Hazlewood

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

WICKETS
69
AVERAGE
24.3

Josh Hazlewood

Bowler

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WICKETS
8
AVERAGE
33.6

Bowler

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AGE
27
HEIGHT
196CM
BORN

Tamworth

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

NSW

NSW
LOCAL CLUB

St George

Bio

A country boy from Tamworth, Hazlewood became the youngest fast-bowler ever to represent New South Wales when, aged just 17, he was handed a first-class debut against the touring New Zealanders in 2008.

An international debut followed in 2010, aged 19, when he took on England in an ODI in Southampton, becoming the youngest Australian player at that level. His rapid rise started when he earned a rookie contract with the Blues when still in high school, despite not having played Sydney grade cricket.

Sometimes compared to his idol Glenn McGrath, Hazlewood was man-of-the-match in the final of Australia’s successful campaign at the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.

A stocky right-armer who gets plenty of bounce out of his 196cm frame, Hazlewood’s best first-class performance came in the 2014 Sheffield Shield final when he took 6-50 against Western Australia.

Despite being hampered by several injury concerns in his young career, Hazlewood is expected to have a bright future for Australia at all levels of the game.

MATCHES
40
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
440
BEST BATTING
39
BEST BOWLING
6-67
Bowling
WICKETS
151
AVERAGE
26.9
ECONOMY
2.81
S/R
57.4
5W
6
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
337
INNINGS
48
NOT OUTS
22
AVERAGE
12.96
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
41
DEBUT
2010
CAP NO
183
BEST BATTING
11
BEST BOWLING
6-52
Bowling
WICKETS
69
AVERAGE
24.3
ECONOMY
4.73
S/R
30.8
5W
3
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
21
INNINGS
10
NOT OUTS
8
AVERAGE
10.5
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
7
DEBUT
2013
CAP NO
62
BEST BATTING
0
BEST BOWLING
4-30
Bowling
WICKETS
8
AVERAGE
33.6
ECONOMY
9.61
S/R
21
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
0
INNINGS
0
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
0
100s
0
50s
0

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Test quick says five first-class rounds prior to India Tests will give batting hopefuls a great chance to stake claims


Hazlewood out of UK tour, Neser in

Australia's 50-over touring party depleted further with key quick to miss through injury