Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 28 years 81 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 29 26 6 804 85 40.20 874 91.99 0 4 86 5 34 5
T20Is 25 13 4 125 37* 13.88 101 123.76 0 0 10 4 13 9
First-class 34 59 6 1689 139 31.86 2934 57.56 3 9 198 15 122 2
List A 59 56 7 1750 92 35.71 2031 86.16 0 11 200 17 67 6
T20s 60 46 8 1182 100 31.10 885 133.55 1 7 119 34 42 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 29 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Jan 19, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI England v Australia at Birmingham, Jul 11, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Feb 3, 2018 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v Pakistan at Perth, Nov 8, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 19-21, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Australia A v Pakistanis at Perth, Nov 11-13, 2019 scorecard
List A debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 17, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Queensland v South Australia at Brisbane, Oct 23, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Sydney, Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s Australia v Pakistan at Perth, Nov 8, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2c/0s, 0, 0c/0s Australia A v Pakistanis Perth 11 Nov 2019 FC
0c/0s Australia v Pakistan Perth 8 Nov 2019 T20I # 1009
0c/1s Australia v Pakistan Canberra 5 Nov 2019 T20I # 1002
0c/0s Australia v Pakistan Sydney 3 Nov 2019 T20I # 999
1c/0s Australia v Sri Lanka Melbourne 1 Nov 2019 T20I # 993
1c/2s Australia v Sri Lanka Brisbane 30 Oct 2019 T20I # 988
0c/1s Australia v Sri Lanka Adelaide 27 Oct 2019 T20I # 978
1c/0s, 79 South Aust v Queensland Brisbane 23 Oct 2019 LA
14, 4c/0s, 20, 3c/0s South Aust v Queensland Brisbane 18 Oct 2019 FC
1c/0s, 117 South Aust v Victoria Melbourne 10 Oct 2019 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 Australian football career around his 20th birthday left him to fall back on the other sport that had competed for his junior attention, starting a road to becoming Australia's limited-overs wicketkeeper and vice-captain.

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Oct 27, 2019

Mr Cricket, Mike Hussey, back in Australia kit, Australia v Sri Lanka, 1st T20I, Adelaide, October 27, 2019

Mr Cricket, Mike Hussey, back in Australia kit

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Oct 12, 2019

Alex Carey and Tom Cooper shared a 207-run stand, Victoria v South Australia, Day 3, Sheffield Shield, Round 1, Melbourne, October 12, 2019

Alex Carey and Tom Cooper shared a 207-run stand

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Oct 12, 2019

Alex Carey celebrates his century, Victoria v South Australia, Day 3, Sheffield Shield, Round 1, Melbourne, October 12, 2019

Alex Carey celebrates his century

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