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Luke Ronchi      

Full name Luke Ronchi

Born April 23, 1981, Dannevirke, Manawatu, New Zealand

Current age 33 years 317 days

Major teams Australia, New Zealand, Australia A, Hampshire Cricket Board, Mumbai Indians, New Zealand A, New Zealand XI, Perth Scorchers, Wellington, Western Australia

Nickname Rock

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 1.80 m

Luke Ronchi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 44 35 7 959 170* 34.25 773 124.06 1 3 99 32 62 6
T20Is 15 12 4 263 51* 32.87 173 152.02 0 1 24 11 10 1
First-class 82 128 13 4481 148 38.96 5254 85.28 13 17 292 13
List A 145 134 17 3534 170* 30.20 3270 108.07 6 19 196 24
Twenty20 75 68 11 1074 76 18.84 764 140.57 0 3 106 40 49 19
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 145 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Australia at St George's, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 28, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 20, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 5, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class Wellington v Auckland at Auckland, Feb 23-26, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Western Australia v Victoria at Perth, Jan 6, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Dec 5, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/0s, 6 New Zealand v Australia Auckland 28 Feb 2015 ODI # 3617
1c/0s New Zealand v England Wellington 20 Feb 2015 ODI # 3607
1c/1s, 12 New Zealand v Scotland Dunedin 17 Feb 2015 ODI # 3604
29*, 3c/0s New Zealand v Sri Lanka Christchurch 14 Feb 2015 ODI # 3599
19, 0c/0s New Zealand v South Africa Christchurch 11 Feb 2015 Other OD
- New Zealand v Zimbabwe Lincoln 9 Feb 2015 Other OD
0, 1c/0s New Zealand v Pakistan Napier 3 Feb 2015 ODI # 3598
1c/0s New Zealand v Pakistan Wellington 31 Jan 2015 ODI # 3596
3c/0s, 47 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Wellington 29 Jan 2015 ODI # 3594
13, 2c/0s New Zealand v Sri Lanka Dunedin 25 Jan 2015 ODI # 3590
Profile

Born in New Zealand but raised mostly in Australia, Luke Ronchi became a cricketing rarity by representing both countries. His first international incarnation came for Australia in the West Indies in 2008 when he stood in for the injured Brad Haddin in four ODIs and a Twenty20 and he showed he was not out of his depth: his glovework was brilliant and at the tiny Warner Park in St Kitts he clubbed a 22-ball half-century, the equal third-quickest ODI fifty scored by an Australia player. But his form fell away during the following domestic summer and he added only one more T20 international to his tally for Australia. By the end of 2008-09 his runs had dried up so severely that he had even been dropped by Western Australia and his future appeared bleak.

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Feb 25, 2015

Luke Ronchi will face the side he began his international career for, Auckland, February 25, 2015

Luke Ronchi will face the side he began his international career for

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Feb 17, 2015

Corey Anderson dismissed Matt Machan and Richie Berrington in successive overs, New Zealand v Scotland, World Cup 2015, Group A, Dunedin, February 17, 2015

Corey Anderson dismissed Matt Machan and Richie Berrington in successive overs

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Feb 14, 2015

Corey Anderson combined well with Luke Ronchi to add 73 for the sixth wicket,  New Zealand v Sri Lanka, Group A, World Cup 2015, Christchurch, February 14, 2015

Corey Anderson combined well with Luke Ronchi to add 73 for the sixth wicket

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Tour Results
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Nov 6, 2013
New Zealand won by 15 runs
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Fatullah - Nov 3, 2013
Bangladesh won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 31, 2013
Bangladesh won by 40 runs
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 29, 2013
Bangladesh won by 43 runs (D/L method)
Bangladesh v New Zealand at Dhaka - Oct 21-25, 2013
Match drawn
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