Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 27 years 174 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 9 9 0 246 47 27.33 322 76.39 0 0 25 2 6 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 34 34 0 963 92 28.32 1261 76.36 0 5 107 13 34 1
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 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 29 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Jan 19, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v India at Melbourne, Jan 18, 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 Melbourne, Jan 18, 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
0c/0s, 27 Strikers v Scorchers Adelaide 9 Feb 2019 T20
24, 1c/0s Strikers v Heat Adelaide 3 Feb 2019 T20
1c/1s, 54 Strikers v Hurricanes Launceston 31 Jan 2019 T20
4, 0c/0s Strikers v Syd Sixers Sydney 29 Jan 2019 T20
0c/0s, 30 Strikers v Melb Stars Moe 23 Jan 2019 T20
28, 0c/0s Strikers v Hurricanes Adelaide 21 Jan 2019 T20
5, 1c/0s Australia v India Melbourne 18 Jan 2019 ODI # 4079
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
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 18, 2019

Alex Carey edges the ball behind, Australia v India, 3rd ODI, Melbourne, January 18, 2019

Alex Carey edges the ball behind

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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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