Chris Simpson      

Full name Christopher Patrick Simpson

Born January 9, 1982, Brisbane, Queensland

Current age 32 years 264 days

Major teams Queensland

Nickname Simmo

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 1.89 m

Christopher Patrick Simpson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 51 88 5 1791 120 21.57 3384 52.92 2 10 41 0
List A 57 48 7 667 61* 16.26 737 90.50 0 1 25 0
Twenty20 27 23 2 341 76 16.23 253 134.78 0 1 31 15 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 51 6085 3263 47 5/68 69.42 3.21 129.4 2 1 0
List A 57 2193 1737 49 4/34 4/34 35.44 4.75 44.7 1 0 0
Twenty20 27 23 420 531 24 3/17 3/17 22.12 7.58 17.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class New South Wales v Queensland at Sydney, Dec 18-21, 2010 scorecard
List A debut Victoria v Queensland at Melbourne, Nov 16, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Tasmania v Queensland at Hobart, Nov 6, 2010 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Queensland v Tasmania at Brisbane, Jan 6, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars at Hobart, Jan 9, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Melb Stars v Hurricanes Hobart 9 Jan 2012 T20
- Melb Stars v Melb Reneg Melbourne 7 Jan 2012 T20
1/25, 8* Melb Stars v Syd Sixers Sydney 27 Dec 2011 T20
9, 0/25 Aus Masters v NZ Masters Hamilton 24 Feb 2011 Other T20
2/8 Queensland v NSW Sydney 29 Jan 2011 T20
0/28, 0 Queensland v Western Aust Brisbane 25 Jan 2011 T20
0/23, 11 Queensland v NSW Brisbane 24 Jan 2011 T20
3/17, 3 Queensland v South Aust Adelaide 20 Jan 2011 T20
1/17, 20 Queensland v Tasmania Brisbane 7 Jan 2011 T20
1/28, 5 Queensland v Victoria Melbourne 2 Jan 2011 T20
Profile

Chris Simpson was promoted to Queensland captain when Jimmy Maher retired before the final Pura Cup game of 2007-08 and was awarded the role full-time. While the Bulls won the FR Cup and reached the Sheffield Shield final in his first full summer, it was a difficult campaign for Simpson, who struggled for individual impact. An allrounder who bowls offspin and bats in the middle or lower order, Simpson faced a tough assignment to perform all his duties to a suitable standard, but impressed team officials with the way he led.

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Jan 20, 2011

Chris Simpson traps Kieron Pollard lbw, South Australia v Queensland, Twenty20 Big Bash 2010-11, Adelaide, January 20, 2011

Chris Simpson traps Kieron Pollard lbw

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Jan 16, 2010

Chris Simpson during his belligerent innings, Queensland v Western Australia, Twenty20 Big Bash, Brisbane, January 16, 2010

Chris Simpson during his belligerent innings

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Dec 2, 2009

Chris Simpson goes over the top during his 61, Victoria v Queensland, Ford Ranger Cup, Melbourne, December 2, 2009

Chris Simpson goes over the top during his 61

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Notes

Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy 2002

Club: Wynnum-Manly

Country Fixtures Country Results
19th Match, Group A: Lahore Lions v Scorchers at Bangalore - Sep 30
Scorchers won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
4th Youth ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (CCC)
Oct 1, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
1st Semi-Final: KKR v Hurricanes at Hyderabad (Deccan)
Oct 2, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
5th Youth ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (NCC)
Oct 3, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
NSW v South Aust at Brisbane
Oct 4, 2014 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane
Oct 4, 2014 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
6th Youth ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (SSC)
Oct 4, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
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