Peter Handscomb      

Full name Peter Stephen Patrick Handscomb

Born April 26, 1991, Melbourne, Victoria

Current age 27 years 331 days

Major teams Australia, Australia Under-19s, Leicestershire 2nd XI, Melbourne Stars, Rising Pune Supergiants, Victoria, Victoria Under-17s, Victoria Under-23s

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Peter Stephen Patrick Handscomb
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 16 29 5 934 110 38.91 1874 49.83 2 4 105 1 28 0
ODIs 17 16 1 566 117 37.73 578 97.92 1 4 39 6 8 0
T20Is 2 2 1 33 20* 33.00 33 100.00 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 100 169 12 6067 215 38.64 11210 54.12 14 34 750 16 154 4
List A 92 85 13 2749 140 38.18 3111 88.36 3 16 219 43 80 5
T20s 63 55 13 924 103* 22.00 798 115.78 1 3 70 23 29 11
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 100 1 12 21 0 - - - 10.50 - 0 0 0
List A 92 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Adelaide, Nov 24-27, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v Pakistan at Perth, Jan 19, 2017 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Pakistan at Sharjah, Mar 22, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut India v Australia at Visakhapatnam, Feb 24, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I India v Australia at Bengaluru, Feb 27, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane, Oct 11-14, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane, Oct 9, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Australia v Pakistan at Sharjah, Mar 22, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars at Perth, Dec 12, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s India v Australia at Bengaluru, Feb 27, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30* Australia v Pakistan Sharjah 22 Mar 2019 ODI # 4116
52 Australia v India Delhi 13 Mar 2019 ODI # 4113
117 Australia v India Mohali 10 Mar 2019 ODI # 4111
0 Australia v India Ranchi 8 Mar 2019 ODI # 4109
48 Australia v India Nagpur 5 Mar 2019 ODI # 4106
19 Australia v India Hyderabad (Deccan) 2 Mar 2019 ODI # 4102
0c/0s, 20* Australia v India Bengaluru 27 Feb 2019 T20I # 749
0c/0s, 13 Australia v India Visakhapatnam 24 Feb 2019 T20I # 748
1c/0s, 0 Melb Stars v Melb Reneg Melbourne (Docklands) 17 Feb 2019 T20
1c/0s, 35 Melb Stars v Hurricanes Hobart 14 Feb 2019 T20
Profile

A middle-order batsman equally comfortable against spin as pace, Peter Handscomb earned his first Test call-up in 2016-17 after a prolific period for Victoria. His inclusion for the Adelaide Test against South Africa followed a career-best 215 in the Sheffield Shield, and the previous summer he had been the competition's third-leading run scorer. Handscomb immediately showed his comfort at Test level by striking 54 on debut against South Africa in Adelaide, also striking the winning runs, and a maiden century came in his next Test against Pakistan at the Gabba. By the end of his first home summer of Test cricket, Handscomb was in the remarkable position of having not been dismissed below 50 in any of his first seven innings of Test cricket - the first player in Test history to have achieved that feat.

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Mar 13, 2019

The sweep is a productive shot for Peter Handscomb, India v Australia, 5th ODI, New Delhi, March 14, 2019

The sweep is a productive shot for Peter Handscomb

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Mar 13, 2019

Peter Handscomb uses the depth of the crease nicely, India v Australia, 5th ODI, New Delhi, March 14, 2019

Peter Handscomb uses the depth of the crease nicely

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Mar 10, 2019

Peter Handscomb survives as Rishabh Pant fails to gather, India v Australia, 4th ODI, Mohali, March 10, 2019

Peter Handscomb survives as Rishabh Pant fails to gather

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