Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 27 years 268 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 19 17 3 429 55 30.64 514 83.46 0 1 40 3 16 3
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 44 42 3 1146 92 29.38 1453 78.87 0 6 122 14 44 4
T20s 44 38 7 918 100 29.61 712 128.93 1 5 93 24 36 8
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 29 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Jan 19, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Mar 31, 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 Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Mar 31, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Sydney, Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s Adelaide Strikers v Perth Scorchers at Adelaide, Feb 9, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/0s, 6* Aust XI v NZ XI Brisbane 10 May 2019 Other OD
22, 0c/0s Aust XI v NZ XI Brisbane 8 May 2019 Other OD
4c/1s, 2 Aust XI v NZ XI Brisbane 6 May 2019 Other OD
0, 1c/0s Australia v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 31 Mar 2019 ODI # 4120
55, 0c/0s Australia v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 29 Mar 2019 ODI # 4119
25*, 2c/1s Australia v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 27 Mar 2019 ODI # 4118
1c/0s Australia v Pakistan Sharjah 24 Mar 2019 ODI # 4117
0c/0s Australia v Pakistan Sharjah 22 Mar 2019 ODI # 4116
3, 2c/2s Australia v India Delhi 13 Mar 2019 ODI # 4113
3c/0s, 21 Australia v India Mohali 10 Mar 2019 ODI # 4111
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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May 3, 2019

Justin Langer chats with Alex Carey and Usman Khawaja as Australia begin their camp, Brisbane, May 3, 2018

Justin Langer chats with Alex Carey and Usman Khawaja as Australia begin their camp

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Mar 29, 2019

Alex Carey dives for the crease, Pakistan v Australia, 4th ODI, Dubai, March 29, 2019

Alex Carey dives for the crease

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Mar 12, 2019

Alex Carey goes through keeping drills, Delhi, March 12, 2019

Alex Carey goes through keeping drills

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