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Sophie Devine

Allrounder

Did you know?

She has represented New Zealand in cricket and hockey.

RUNS
2546
AVERAGE
31.82

Sophie Devine

Allrounder

Did you know?

She has represented New Zealand in cricket and hockey.

RUNS
2357
AVERAGE
31.43

Allrounder

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Fast

AGE
31
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Wellington

COUNTRY

New Zealand

New Zealand
STATE

SA

SA

Bio

Devine started playing organised cricket when she was five and was first selected to play for Wellington Blaze when she was just 14.

When she was selected in the White Ferns's squad in 2006, the then 17-year-old was one of the youngest ever members of the side. 

The allrounder gave New Zealand an incredible start to their 2013 Women's World Cup campaign, smashing 145 off 131 balls and securing a 150-run win over South Africa.

Devine has also represented New Zealand in hockey as a member of the Black Sticks hockey team, and has proven to be a valuable member of the SA Scorpions' line-up. 

In a match against India in 2015, she broke the international record (men and women) for the fastest T20I half century, taking just 18 balls to achieve the feat.

Her habit of breaking records continued well into the 2017 Women's World Cup, where she hit 9 sixes in a game against Pakistan to become the first woman to do so in WODI cricket.

The Kiwi has also been an absolute superstar for the Adelaide Strikers in the WBBL. She became the club's first ever cricketer, male or female, to reach 1,000 Big Bash runs, also topping the charts for maximum sixes in the tournament's history.

MATCHES
104
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
145
BEST BOWLING
3 - 24
Bowling
WICKETS
70
AVERAGE
37.1
ECONOMY
4.32
S/R
51.59
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
2546
INNINGS
91
NOT OUTS
11
AVERAGE
31.82
100s
5
50s
12
MATCHES
90
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
105
BEST BOWLING
4 - 22
Bowling
WICKETS
87
AVERAGE
16.97
ECONOMY
6.28
S/R
16.21
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
2357
INNINGS
87
NOT OUTS
12
AVERAGE
31.43
100s
1
50s
14

Aussies a completely different beast: Devine

New Zealand captain Sophie Devine says her team are battled hardened and ready to tackle a familiar opponent in Australia for a spot in the T20 World Cup semi-finals


1:29 Unbeaten-Devine-keeps-strong-form-rolling-still

Unbeaten Devine keeps strong form rolling

Kiwi star Sophie Devine hit another half-century as she scored an unbeaten 65 from just 46 deliveries to guide the Adelaide Strikers into the WBBL final


1:10 Revealed-WBBL-team-of-the-tournament-still

Revealed: WBBL team of the tournament

A star-studded line-up has been chosen after much debate from selection panel following a sensational regular season


Devine intervention: Scorchers reveal signing coup

The world's top-ranked T20 allrounder Sophie Devine joins No.1 T20 batter Beth Mooney at the Scorchers


Double trouble: Scorchers set for huge WBBL coup

Sophie Devine set to join Beth Mooney in heading west, giving Perth last summer's two leading WBBL batters


Stars open to trial of smaller ball in women's cricket

Nicola Carey discusses Sophie Devine's suggestion that a smaller ball could produce bigger hits and faster bowling in the women's game


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