Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 28 years 146 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 32 28 6 857 85 38.95 927 92.44 0 4 92 6 37 5
T20Is 25 13 4 125 37* 13.88 101 123.76 0 0 10 4 13 9
First-class 36 63 6 1924 143 33.75 3281 58.64 4 10 235 17 129 2
List A 64 60 7 1853 92 34.96 2151 86.14 0 12 211 18 72 6
T20s 67 53 8 1448 100 32.17 1103 131.27 1 8 141 41 48 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Jan 19, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI India v Australia at Bengaluru, Jan 19, 2020 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 Tasmania v South Australia at Hobart, Dec 7-10, 2019 scorecard
List A debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 17, 2013 scorecard
Last List A India v Australia at Bengaluru, Jan 19, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Sydney, Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers at Adelaide, Jan 8, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
35, 0c/0s Australia v India Bengaluru 19 Jan 2020 ODI # 4233
0c/0s, 18 Australia v India Rajkot 17 Jan 2020 ODI # 4232
3c/0s Australia v India Mumbai 14 Jan 2020 ODI # 4231
32, 2c/0s Strikers v Syd Sixers Adelaide 8 Jan 2020 T20
29, 1c/0s Strikers v Syd Sixers Coffs Harbour 5 Jan 2020 T20
0c/0s, 19 Strikers v Syd Thunder Adelaide 31 Dec 2019 T20
41, 1c/0s Strikers v Melb Reneg Melbourne (Docklands) 29 Dec 2019 T20
45, 0c/1s Strikers v Melb Stars Carrara 27 Dec 2019 T20
55, 2c/0s Strikers v Scorchers Adelaide 23 Dec 2019 T20
45, 0c/0s Strikers v Syd Thunder Canberra 21 Dec 2019 T20
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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Jan 19, 2020

Alex Carey runs a short ball to third man, India v Australia, 3rd ODI, Bengaluru, January 19, 2020

Alex Carey runs a short ball to third man

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Jan 14, 2020

Alex Carey clings on to a swirling catch, India v Australia, 1st ODI, Mumbai, January 14, 2020

Alex Carey clings on to a swirling catch

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Dec 23, 2019

Alex Carey provided impetus to the Strikers innings in the middle overs, Adelaide Strikers v Perth Scorchers, Adelaide, December 23, 2019

Alex Carey provided impetus to the Strikers innings in the middle overs

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