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Solomon Mire

Allrounder

Did you know?

He has spent time in Melbourne playing Premier Cricket for Carlton and Essendon.

RUNS
831
AVERAGE
22.46

Allrounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Med-Fast

AGE
29
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Harare

COUNTRY

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe

Bio

Unlike some of his teammates, Solomon Mire is no stranger to Australian soil. After leading Zimbabwe in the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in 2008, Mire moved to Victoria seeking opportunities to hone his cricket skills.

After a stint in country Victoria, Mire set his sights on Premier Cricket in Melbourne, where he played for Carlton and Essendon while also spending time in Darwin during the winter.

In late 2013, he was named a community rookie for Melbourne Renegades in the Big Bash League and he was elevated to the senior list after an injury to Renegades batsman Daniel Harris.

Following these opportunities, Mire returned to Zimbabwe in 2014, where he earned his first one-day international call-up against Bangladesh in November.

Mire made an immediate impact, scoring two fifties and taking three wickets in his first five ODI appearances, putting him in line for a maiden ICC Cricket World Cup appearance.

MATCHES
2
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
47
BEST BOWLING
1-22
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
32
ECONOMY
2.29
S/R
84
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
78
INNINGS
4
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
19.5
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
37
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
112
BEST BOWLING
3-49
Bowling
WICKETS
7
AVERAGE
61.9
ECONOMY
6.23
S/R
59.6
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
831
INNINGS
37
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
22.46
100s
1
50s
3
MATCHES
6
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
94
BEST BOWLING
1-15
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
82
ECONOMY
10.25
S/R
48
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
248
INNINGS
6
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
41.33
100s
0
50s
2

Pakistan cruise despite Mire's record blitz

Solomon Mire crunched Zimbabwe's highest T20I score but couldn't stop Pakistan claiming a comfortable win to book their place in the tri-series final


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Finch was awesome to watch: Mire

Zimbabwe opening batsman Solomon Mire admitted it was hard not to sit back and admire the record-breaking performance from Aaron Finch


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Jubilant Zimbabwe seal maiden series win over SL

Plenty of twists and turns in a thrilling fifth ODI but the visitors prevailed with a three-wicket win to notch their first-ever series victory against Sri Lanka


Mission Zimpossible: Saving cricket's forgotten country

From Melbourne to Liverpool to Bulawayo, three men are playing key roles in the recovery of a national team that has suffered for a generation at the hands of an oppressive political regime


Dickwella fined for stumping attempt

Sri Lankan found guilty of breaching the code of conduct during Zimbabwe's historic run chase


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Mire century downs Sri Lanka

Tourists create history with stunning run chase in Galle