Mark Cosgrove      

Full name Mark James Cosgrove

Born June 14, 1984, Elizabeth, Adelaide, South Australia

Current age 30 years 96 days

Major teams Australia, Glamorgan, South Australia, Sydney Sixers, Tasmania

Nickname Cozzie

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 1.75 m

Mark James Cosgrove
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 3 3 0 112 74 37.33 116 96.55 0 1 12 2 0 0
First-class 129 227 16 8963 233 42.47 14039 63.84 23 53 94 0
List A 122 119 4 3786 121 32.92 4278 88.49 4 29 36 0
Twenty20 73 70 4 1511 89 22.89 1296 116.58 0 6 157 34 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 3 2 30 13 1 1/1 1/1 13.00 2.60 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 129 3126 1722 42 3/3 41.00 3.30 74.4 0 0 0
List A 122 905 964 17 2/21 2/21 56.70 6.39 53.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 73 15 185 301 9 2/11 2/11 33.44 9.76 20.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v Australia at Fatullah, Apr 28, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v India at Kuala Lumpur, Sep 16, 2006 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class Tasmania v South Australia at Hobart, Mar 11-13, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Tasmania v Victoria at Sydney, Oct 1, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Victoria v South Australia at Melbourne, Jan 8, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sydney Sixers v Perth Scorchers at Sydney, Feb 5, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
110 Tasmania v South Aust Hobart 11 Mar 2014 FC
55, 19 Tasmania v Victoria Melbourne 3 Mar 2014 FC
7, 0/5, 20 Tasmania v Queensland Hobart 20 Feb 2014 FC
71, 0/0, 48 Tasmania v Western Aust Perth 12 Feb 2014 FC
0 Syd Sixers v Scorchers Sydney 5 Feb 2014 T20
32 Syd Sixers v Syd Thunder Sydney 25 Jan 2014 T20
1/10, 6 Syd Sixers v Syd Thunder Sydney 21 Dec 2013 T20
0/5, 8, 1/5, 4 Tasmania v Western Aust Hobart 8 Dec 2013 FC
31, 0/0, 81, 0/1 Tasmania v NSW Hobart 29 Nov 2013 FC
26, 2 Tasmania v South Aust Adelaide 22 Nov 2013 FC
Profile

One of the most consistent scorers in Australian domestic cricket over the past few years, Mark Cosgrove would love nothing more than to be judged on his weight of runs, not his weight. But the modern cricket landscape focuses so heavily on fitness that it is difficult to see Cosgrove adding to the three one-day internationals he played in 2006. By then, he was already a big man with an even larger reputation. A hard-hitting batsman known for his punishment of anything outside off from the fast men, Cosgrove made his first-class debut at 18 and was named the Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year in 2005. Nicknamed "Baby Boof" in those days, Cosgrove did his best to upstage his South Australia team-mate Darren Lehmann during a brilliant 2005-06 that began with a month-long suspension for returning unfit from a club stint in England. South Australia's ultimatum was lose five kilograms or the state contract. His response was to strike 736 runs at 66.90 in the Pura Cup and 591 at 73.87 in the one-day competition, which led to his ODI call-up. On debut against Bangladesh, Cosgrove opened and made 74 from 69 balls, but his stint in the team was short-lived.

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Mar 3, 2014

Mark Cosgrove fends off the pink ball, Victoria v Tasmania, Sheffield Shield, Melbourne, 1st day, March 3, 2014

Mark Cosgrove fends off the pink ball

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Mar 22, 2013

The opening pair of Jordan Silk and Mark Cosgrove shared an opening stand of 133 runs, Tasmania v Queensland, Sheffield Shield final, 1st day, Hobart, March 22, 2013

The opening pair of Jordan Silk and Mark Cosgrove shared an opening stand of 133 runs

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Mar 22, 2013

Mark Cosgrove scored his fourth consecutive fifty, reaching 58 on the first day, Tasmania v Queensland, Sheffield Shield final, 1st day, Hobart, March 22, 2013

Mark Cosgrove scored his fourth consecutive fifty, reaching 58 on the first day

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Notes

Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy 2002

Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - 2005

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Match, Group B: Hurricanes v Kings XI at Mohali - Sep 18
Kings XI won by 5 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
4th Match, Group A: Dolphins v Scorchers at Mohali
Sep 20, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
6th Match, Group B: Cape Cobras v Hurricanes at Hyderabad (Deccan)
Sep 21, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
9th Match, Group B: Hurricanes v Northern D at Raipur
Sep 23, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
10th Match, Group A: KKR v Scorchers at Hyderabad (Deccan)
Sep 24, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
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