Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 27 years 142 days

Major teams Australia, Adelaide Strikers, South Australia, South Australia Under-19s, South Australia Under-23s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Alex Tyson Carey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 8 8 0 241 47 30.12 311 77.49 0 0 24 2 5 0
T20Is 19 13 4 125 37* 13.88 101 123.76 0 0 10 4 11 5
First-class 29 53 5 1413 139 29.43 2572 54.93 2 7 154 10 107 2
List A 33 33 0 958 92 29.03 1250 76.64 0 5 106 13 33 1
T20s 38 32 7 751 100 30.04 581 129.25 1 4 72 22 34 7
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 29 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 33 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Jan 19, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v India at Adelaide, Jan 15, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Feb 3, 2018 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v India at Sydney, Nov 25, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 19-21, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class New South Wales v South Australia at Sydney, Dec 7-10, 2018 scorecard
List A debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 17, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Australia v India at Adelaide, Jan 15, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Sydney, Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers at Adelaide, Jan 6, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
18, 0c/0s Australia v India Adelaide 15 Jan 2019 ODI # 4078
24, 0c/0s Australia v India Sydney 12 Jan 2019 ODI # 4077
1, 1c/1s Strikers v Syd Sixers Adelaide 6 Jan 2019 T20
16, 2c/0s Strikers v Melb Reneg Geelong 3 Jan 2019 T20
59, 0c/0s Strikers v Syd Thunder Adelaide 31 Dec 2018 T20
11, 1c/0s Strikers v Scorchers Perth 26 Dec 2018 T20
5, 1c/0s Strikers v Melb Reneg Adelaide 23 Dec 2018 T20
1c/1s, 70 Strikers v Heat Brisbane 19 Dec 2018 T20
110*, 2c/0s, 9* South Aust v NSW Sydney 7 Dec 2018 FC
3c/0s, 0, 2c/0s, 31 South Aust v Tasmania Hobart 27 Nov 2018 FC
Profile

As inaugural captain of the Greater Western Sydney Giants on their road towards inclusion in the Australian Football League, Alex Carey appeared to be a talent lost to cricket. But the fade of his oval ball career around the turn of his 20th birthday left him to fall back on the other sport that had competed for his junior attention, starting a road to Australia's limited-overs squads and Twenty20 vice-captaincy.

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Jan 12, 2019

Rohit goes for a big one, Australia v India, 1st ODI, Sydney, January 12, 2019

Rohit goes for a big one

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Jan 12, 2019

Rohit Sharma plays a shot, Australia v India, 1st ODI, Sydney, January 12, 2019

Rohit Sharma plays a shot

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Jan 12, 2019

Alex Carey is caught at first slip by Rohit Sharma, Australia v India, 1st ODI, Sydney, January 12, 2019

Alex Carey is caught at first slip by Rohit Sharma

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