Jackson Bird      

Full name Jackson Munro Bird

Born December 11, 1986, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 32 years 253 days

Major teams Australia, Australia A, Australia Under-19s, Hampshire, Melbourne Stars, New South Wales Under-23s, Sydney Sixers, Tasmania

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Jackson Munro Bird
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 9 9 6 43 19* 14.33 141 30.49 0 0 3 1 2 0
First-class 83 113 34 966 50 12.22 1717 56.26 0 1 127 12 39 0
List A 28 13 6 100 26 14.28 104 96.15 0 0 11 1 11 0
T20s 53 16 8 48 14* 6.00 62 77.41 0 0 0 1 23 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 9 17 1934 1042 34 5/59 7/117 30.64 3.23 56.8 1 1 0
First-class 83 153 16864 8546 348 7/45 11/95 24.55 3.04 48.4 16 16 5
List A 28 28 1477 1213 30 3/39 3/39 40.43 4.92 49.2 0 0 0
T20s 53 53 1065 1376 44 4/31 4/31 31.27 7.75 24.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne, Dec 26-28, 2012 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Dec 26-30, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Tasmania v South Australia at Hobart, Nov 15-18, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class England Lions v Australian XI at Canterbury, Jul 14-17, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Tasmania v New South Wales at Hobart, Feb 4, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Victoria v Tasmania at Melbourne, Oct 10, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Melbourne Stars v Perth Scorchers at Melbourne, Jan 4, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades at Melbourne (Docklands), Feb 17, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/28, 2*, 0/34 Hick XII v Haddin XII Southampton 23 Jul 2019 Other
11, 3/51, 4, 1/65 Aust XI v Eng Lions Canterbury 14 Jul 2019 FC
1/44, 17, 3/18 Australia A v Sussex Arundel 7 Jul 2019 FC
3/85, 10, 1/28, 13 Tasmania v NSW Hobart 20 Mar 2019 FC
5/70, 22, 0/77, 14 Tasmania v West Aust Hobart 12 Mar 2019 FC
3/85, 16, 0/40 Tasmania v Victoria Melbourne 5 Mar 2019 FC
4/53, 17*, 7/59 Tasmania v South Aust Adelaide 23 Feb 2019 FC
2/25, 4* Melb Stars v Melb Reneg Melbourne (Docklands) 17 Feb 2019 T20
1/15 Melb Stars v Syd Sixers Melbourne 10 Feb 2019 T20
3, 0/16 Melb Stars v Heat Brisbane 8 Feb 2019 T20
Profile

A fast bowler who moved from New South Wales to Tasmania in order to break in to first-class cricket, Jackson Bird quickly rewarded his new side with a fantastic debut season in 2011-12. He collected 53 Sheffield Shield wickets at an average of 16.00, topping the tournament tally, and he was a key factor in Tasmania reaching the final. Bird was also named the Sheffield Shield Player of the Year, making his decision to move south from the Manly-Warringah club in Sydney's grade competition to Tasmania appear a brilliant one. Bird does not bowl at express pace but he constantly attacks the stumps, and this accuracy combined with just enough swing and seam movement has made him a very dangerous proposition at Shield level.

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Jul 23, 2019

Jackson Bird had a productive time out, Brad Haddin XII v Graeme Hick XII, The Ashes practice game, 1st day, Southampton,  July 23, 2019

Jackson Bird had a productive day

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Feb 17, 2019

Melbourne Stars celebrate after Jackson Bird's wicket, Melbourne Renegades v Melbourne Stars, Final, BBL 2018-19, Melbourne, 17 February, 2019

Melbourne Stars celebrate after Jackson Bird's wicket

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Oct 19, 2018

Jackson Bird celebrates a wicket, Queensland v Tasmania, Sheffield Shield 2018-19, Brisbane, 4th day, October 19, 2018

Jackson Bird celebrates a wicket

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