Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 28 years 185 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 28 16 4 173 37* 14.41 139 124.46 0 0 13 6 14 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 74 60 8 1621 100 31.17 1235 131.25 1 8 152 49 52 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
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 South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Feb 26, 2020 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 South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Feb 26, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7, 0c/0s Australia v South Africa Cape Town 26 Feb 2020 T20I # 1065
0c/0s, 14 Australia v South Africa Port Elizabeth 23 Feb 2020 T20I # 1052
27, 1c/0s Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 21 Feb 2020 T20I # 1046
1c/0s, 28 Strikers v Syd Thunder Adelaide 1 Feb 2020 T20
0c/0s, 39 Strikers v Hurricanes Adelaide 26 Jan 2020 T20
25, 2c/0s Strikers v Scorchers Perth 24 Jan 2020 T20
33, 0c/0s Strikers v Melb Stars Adelaide 22 Jan 2020 T20
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
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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Feb 26, 2020

Alex Carey's bails go flying, South Africa v Australia, 3rd T20I, Newlands, February 26, 2020

Alex Carey's bails go flying

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Feb 23, 2020

Lungi Ngidi celebrates the dismissal of Alex Carey, South Africa v Australia, 2nd T20I, Port Elizabeth, February 23, 2020

Lungi Ngidi celebrates the dismissal of Alex Carey

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Jan 22, 2020

Alex Carey made another key contribution, Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars, Big Bash League 2019-20, Adelaide, January 22, 2020

Alex Carey made another key contribution

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