Kane Williamson      

Full name Kane Stuart Williamson

Born August 8, 1990, Tauranga

Current age 24 years 206 days

Major teams New Zealand, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, New Zealand Under-19s, Northern Districts, Yorkshire

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Cousin - D Cleaver

Kane Stuart Williamson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 39 71 5 3034 242* 45.96 6650 45.62 9 15 317 6 34 0
ODIs 69 64 9 2601 145* 47.29 3136 82.94 6 16 222 19 29 0
T20Is 21 19 3 440 51 27.50 369 119.24 0 1 49 6 9 0
First-class 97 168 12 7327 284* 46.96 14746 49.68 19 37 857 23 92 0
List A 126 118 17 4627 145* 45.81 5659 81.76 10 28 382 40 53 0
Twenty20 74 67 7 1405 101* 23.41 1202 116.88 1 6 142 24 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 39 42 1759 983 24 4/44 4/44 40.95 3.35 73.2 1 0 0
ODIs 69 41 891 828 24 4/22 4/22 34.50 5.57 37.1 1 0 0
T20Is 21 7 64 111 3 1/6 1/6 37.00 10.40 21.3 0 0 0
First-class 97 111 5968 3345 78 5/75 5/59 42.88 3.36 76.5 1 1 0
List A 126 74 2168 1884 54 5/51 5/51 34.88 5.21 40.1 1 1 0
Twenty20 74 47 698 825 27 3/33 3/33 30.55 7.09 25.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v New Zealand at Ahmedabad, Nov 4-8, 2010 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Jan 3-7, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v New Zealand at Dambulla, Aug 10, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 28, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Harare, Oct 15, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 5, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Dec 10-12, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Jan 3-7, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Dec 30, 2007 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Canterbury v Northern Districts at Christchurch, Feb 6, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 5, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
45* New Zealand v Australia Auckland 28 Feb 2015 ODI # 3617
9* New Zealand v England Wellington 20 Feb 2015 ODI # 3607
38 New Zealand v Scotland Dunedin 17 Feb 2015 ODI # 3604
57, 0/7 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Christchurch 14 Feb 2015 ODI # 3599
66 New Zealand v South Africa Christchurch 11 Feb 2015 Other OD
6 New Zealand v Zimbabwe Lincoln 9 Feb 2015 Other OD
112 New Zealand v Pakistan Napier 3 Feb 2015 ODI # 3598
0/11, 54 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Wellington 29 Jan 2015 ODI # 3594
97, 0/18 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Dunedin 25 Jan 2015 ODI # 3590
26 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Dunedin 23 Jan 2015 ODI # 3588
Profile

Kane Williamson, a right-hand top-order batsman, made his first-class debut in 2006-07 and played his first Under-19 game against the visiting Indians soon after. Born into a cricketing family - his father also represented Northern Districts at U-17 level - he was voted Player of the Tournament at the Gillette Cup schools' competition in 2007 and scored 47 off 65 balls against a senior Bangladeshi side in a rain-affected game at the end of the year. He is a part-time offspinner as well, and led New Zealand in the U-19 World Cup in Malaysia in 2008. His form in the 2009-10 domestic season was outstanding, prompting the selectors to pick him in the squad for the second Test against Australia in Hamilton. He was the highest run-scorer in the NZC one-day competition that season with 621 runs at 77.62 and he was rewarded with a call-up to the New Zealand one-day squad for the tri-series in Sri Lanka.

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Feb 28, 2015

A shot that will go down in World Cup history: Kane Williamson finishes it off with a six, New Zealand v Australia, World Cup 2015, Group A, Auckland, February 28, 2015

A shot that will go down in World Cup history: Kane Williamson finishes it off with a six

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Feb 28, 2015

Ecstasy and dejection: Kane Williamson and Pat Cummins display contrasting emotions, New Zealand v Australia, World Cup 2015, Group A, Auckland, February 28, 2015

Ecstasy and dejection: Kane Williamson and Pat Cummins display contrasting emotions

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Feb 28, 2015

Kane Williamson is embraced by Trent Boult after sealing the nervy chase with a six, New Zealand v Australia, World Cup 2015, Group A, Auckland, February 28, 2015

Kane Williamson is congratulated by Trent Boult after sealing the nervy chase

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Tour Results
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Nov 30-Dec 3, 2012
South Africa won by 309 runs
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Nov 22-26, 2012
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Brisbane - Nov 9-13, 2012
Match drawn
Australia A v Sth Africans at Sydney - Nov 2-4, 2012
Match drawn
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