Matt Henry      

Full name Matthew James Henry

Born December 14, 1991, Christchurch, Canterbury

Current age 24 years 292 days

Major teams New Zealand, Canterbury, Canterbury Under-17s, Canterbury Under-19s, Chennai Super Kings, New Zealand A

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Matthew James Henry
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 2 152 66 30.40 176 86.36 0 1 21 4 1 0
ODIs 25 9 4 86 48* 17.20 81 106.17 0 0 7 5 8 0
T20Is 5 2 1 10 10 10.00 5 200.00 0 0 2 0 0 0
First-class 36 45 9 895 75* 24.86 1147 78.02 0 3 121 19 13 0
List A 61 33 12 314 48* 14.95 303 103.63 0 0 25 14 17 0
Twenty20 53 27 11 233 42 14.56 136 171.32 0 0 17 16 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 8 1015 632 10 4/93 6/199 63.20 3.73 101.5 1 0 0
ODIs 25 23 1251 1131 51 5/30 5/30 22.17 5.42 24.5 4 2 0
T20Is 5 5 108 147 6 3/44 3/44 24.50 8.16 18.0 0 0 0
First-class 36 68 7391 3936 139 5/18 8/88 28.31 3.19 53.1 8 6 0
List A 61 57 2823 2527 107 6/45 6/45 23.61 5.37 26.3 7 4 0
Twenty20 53 50 969 1336 47 4/43 4/43 28.42 8.27 20.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Lord's, May 21-25, 2015 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch, Feb 20-24, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v India at Wellington, Jan 31, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Feb 8, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 4, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Pakistan at Auckland, Jan 15, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Canterbury v Wellington at Rangiora, Mar 14-17, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Worcestershire at Northampton, Jul 10-12, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Central Districts v Canterbury at Rangiora, Nov 25, 2011 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Feb 8, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Canterbury v Northern Districts at Rangiora, Dec 18, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Warwickshire at Worcester, Jul 15, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/14 N Zealanders v Zimbabwe A Harare 22 Jul 2016 Other
3/15 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 15 Jul 2016 T20
13, 3/52, 5/36 Worcs v Northants Northampton 10 Jul 2016 FC
0, 1/23 Worcs v Notts Nottingham 9 Jul 2016 T20
4, 0/57 Worcs v Lancashire Worcester 8 Jul 2016 T20
35*, 1/39 Worcs v Derbyshire Worcester 1 Jul 2016 T20
- Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 30 Jun 2016 T20
0/25, 0 Worcs v Lancashire Manchester 24 Jun 2016 T20
0/79, 31 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 20 Jun 2016 FC
0/31 Worcs v Notts Worcester 18 Jun 2016 T20
Profile

A slippery fast bowler, Matt Henry almost didn't play for New Zealand, as he underwent a major back surgery in 2012. Two years later, though, he was called up as cover during the ODI series against India, and thanks to a niggle to fellow injury-prone Hamish Bennett, Henry put the black cap on and registered the third-best figures for a New Zealand debutant in ODIs, claiming four wickets to seal New Zealand's 4-0 series triumph. Henry stays consistently over 140kmph, likes to bowl full, and had taken four five-fors in 14 first-class games spread over three seasons when he was called up for what looked like an apprenticeship with the New Zealand senior team. However, niggles to Tim Southee and Bennett, who himself had gone through a back surgery to Henry, gave him his chance. Henry's other taste of big-time cricket had been series against England A and India A.
ESPNcricinfo staff

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Oct 1, 2016

Matt Henry and Trent Boult are all smiles after combining to dismiss Mohammed Shami, India v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Kolkata, 2nd day, October 1, 2016

Matt Henry and Trent Boult are all smiles after combining to dismiss Mohammed Shami

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Sep 30, 2016

Matt Henry got rid of R Ashwin, India v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Kolkata, 1st day, September 30, 2016

Matt Henry got rid of R Ashwin

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Sep 30, 2016

Matt Henry in his delivery stride, India v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Kolkata, 1st day, September 30, 2016

Matt Henry in his delivery stride

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: India v New Zealand at Kolkata - Sep 30-Oct 4
India 316 New Zealand 110/5 (30 ov)
TBA v NZ Women at Potchefstroom
Oct 4, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
3rd Test: India v New Zealand at Indore
Oct 8-12, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
1st ODI: SA Women v NZ Women at Kimberley
Oct 8, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: SA Women v NZ Women at Kimberley
Oct 11, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
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