Ben Dunk      

Full name Ben Robert Dunk

Born March 11, 1987, Innisfail, Queensland

Current age 27 years 174 days

Major teams Antigua Hawksbills, Mumbai Indians, Northern Suburbs (Brisbane), Queensland, Queensland Academy of Sport, Queensland Under-23s, Sydney Thunder

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Ben Robert Dunk
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 21 36 1 987 97 28.20 1818 54.29 0 7 120 13 23 0
List A 20 20 2 472 115* 26.22 584 80.82 1 2 46 4 17 1
Twenty20 38 35 2 797 96 24.15 639 124.72 0 4 69 23 19 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 21 5 54 46 2 1/4 1/4 23.00 5.11 27.0 0 0 0
List A 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Queensland v Tasmania at Brisbane, Oct 8-11, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Tasmania v South Australia at Hobart, Mar 11-13, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v South Australia at Townsville, Oct 24, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Tasmania v Western Australia at Sydney, Oct 19, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane, Dec 28, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Antigua Hawksbills v Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel at Basseterre, Aug 9, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
8 Hawksbills v Red Steel Basseterre 9 Aug 2014 T20
3 Hawksbills v Amazon Basseterre 7 Aug 2014 T20
0 Hawksbills v Zouks Gros Islet 3 Aug 2014 T20
23 Hawksbills v Tallawahs Kingston 31 Jul 2014 T20
1 Hawksbills v Tridents Bridgetown 25 Jul 2014 T20
26 Hawksbills v Red Steel North Sound 20 Jul 2014 T20
33 Hawksbills v Tridents North Sound 19 Jul 2014 T20
12 Hawksbills v Tallawahs North Sound 17 Jul 2014 T20
38 Hawksbills v Amazon St George's 11 Jul 2014 T20
15 Mum Indians v RCB Mumbai 6 May 2014 T20
Profile

Ben Dunk is Queensland's wicketkeeping understudy but his most memorable displays of 2009-10 came with the bat in the Twenty20 competition. Having kept out Chris Hartley when he returned from injury, Dunk showed why when he blasted 70 off 40 balls to give the Bulls a chance in the preliminary final before the chase failed. In six matches Dunk, a free-swinging left-hander, raced to 142 runs at a strike-rate of 148. He didn't get any other senior calls, but performed strongly in the 2nd XI. A product of north Queensland, he represented the state in junior and colts teams, and played in Ireland in 2007 and 2008.
Cricinfo staff August 2010

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Jul 11, 2014

Ben Dunk gave Antigua Hawksbills a brisk start, Guyana Amazon Warriors v Antigua Hawksbills, CPL 2014, Grenada, July 11, 2014

Ben Dunk gave Antigua Hawksbills a brisk start

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Apr 30, 2014

Ben Dunk celebrates after taking a catch to dismiss Aaron Finch, Mumbai Indians v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2014, Dubai, April 30, 2014

Ben Dunk celebrates after taking a catch to dismiss Aaron Finch

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Jan 23, 2014

Ben Dunk cuts on his way to 87, Hobart Hurricanes v Brisbane Heat, Big Bash League, Hobart, January, 23, 2013

Ben Dunk cuts on his way to 87

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Tournament Results
Scorchers v Heat at Perth - Jan 19, 2013
Heat won by 34 runs
Scorchers v Melb Stars at Perth - Jan 16, 2013
Scorchers won by 8 wickets (with 0 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Melb Reneg v Heat at Melbourne (Docklands) - Jan 15, 2013
Heat won by 15 runs
Hurricanes v Heat at Hobart - Jan 12, 2013
Heat won by 8 wickets (with 35 balls remaining)
Strikers v Scorchers at Adelaide - Jan 10, 2013
Scorchers won by 98 runs
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