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Stuart Broad

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

Did you know?

His father played 26 Test matches for England and scored six centuries.

WICKETS
393
AVERAGE
28.9

Stuart Broad

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

Did you know?

His father played 26 Test matches for England and scored six centuries.

WICKETS
178
AVERAGE
30.1

Stuart Broad

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

Did you know?

His father played 26 Test matches for England and scored six centuries.

WICKETS
65
AVERAGE
22.9

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast-Med

AGE
31
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Nottingham

COUNTRY

England

England

Bio

Stuart Broad broke into England’s team at the age of 20, making his one-day international debut against Pakistan in August 2006.

The son of former England opening batsman Chris Broad, Stuart was given a call-up to the Test team on the 2007 tour of Sri Lanka.

The quick played a key role in the 2009 Ashes including 5-37 at The Oval in the decider and was subsequently named one of Wisden’s five cricketers of the year.

His impressive performances continued in 2010, including helping England secure the World Twenty20 in the Caribbean, before a torn abdominal muscle in late 2010 ended Broad’s involvement in an Ashes tour and threatened his World Cup preparations.

He regained fitness in time for the tournament but only managed three games before a side strain forced him out.

Broad has remained an important part of England’s line-up despite various injury problems, including knee problems throughout 2014 which resulted in knee surgery in September and saw the bowler ruled out of England's tour of Sri Lanka.

Broad was instrumental in England's Ashes victory in 2015, with his 8-15 in Nottingham a career-best performance.

He is now second on the all-time wicket-takers list for England, behind team-mate James Anderson.

 

MATCHES
111
DEBUT
2007
CAP NO
638
BEST BATTING
169
BEST BOWLING
8-15
Bowling
WICKETS
393
AVERAGE
28.9
ECONOMY
2.98
S/R
58.1
5W
15
10W/M
2
Batting
RUNS
2853
INNINGS
159
NOT OUTS
21
AVERAGE
20.67
100s
1
50s
11
MATCHES
121
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
197
BEST BATTING
45
BEST BOWLING
5-23
Bowling
WICKETS
178
AVERAGE
30.1
ECONOMY
5.27
S/R
34.3
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
529
INNINGS
68
NOT OUTS
25
AVERAGE
12.3
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
56
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
18
BEST BATTING
18
BEST BOWLING
4-24
Bowling
WICKETS
65
AVERAGE
22.9
ECONOMY
7.63
S/R
18
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
118
INNINGS
26
NOT OUTS
10
AVERAGE
7.38
100s
0
50s
0

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Broad gets Handscomb ... and celebrates with gusto

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Shadow boxing makes way for Ashes niggle

The Ashes on-field barbs continue as Australia's skipper and England's paceman clash in Adelaide