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Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
7267
AVERAGE
46.29

Ross Taylor

Batter

Did you know?

When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer.

RUNS
1415
AVERAGE
25.27

Batter

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Off-Spin

AGE
34
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
205
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
144
BEST BATTING
181
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
5
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
7267
INNINGS
190
NOT OUTS
33
AVERAGE
46.29
100s
19
50s
41
MATCHES
81
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
1415
INNINGS
73
NOT OUTS
17
AVERAGE
25.27
100s
0
50s
5

Taylor's knock for ages sets up series decider

Black Caps batsman Ross Taylor has produced one of the all-time great one-day innings to steer New Zealand to victory over England in Dunedin


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Aussies building well for World T20 tilt: Taylor

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor laments the Black Caps batting performance and says Australia have a strong side that will be very dangerous come the World T20


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Taylor laments Black Caps batting collapse

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor pays credit to the Australia bowlers but says New Zealand was their own worst enemy by not reading the conditions early


Taylor's perfect birthday lunch spoiled

Forced to shelve plans to open an expensive bottle of red, the star Kiwi has now been offered $181 worth of KFC


Black Caps ease to 66-run ODI win

Dominant New Zealand completes a 3-0 series victory in Christchurch, with Trent Boult and Mitchell Santner collecting three wickets apiece


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