Adam Voges      

Full name Adam Charles Voges

Born October 4, 1979, Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia

Current age 36 years 132 days

Major teams Australia, Australia A, Hampshire, Jamaica Tallawahs, Melbourne Stars, Middlesex, Nottinghamshire, Perth Scorchers, Rajasthan Royals, Western Australia

Nickname Kenny, Hank

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 1.85 m

Adam Charles Voges
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 13 18 6 1028 269* 85.66 1742 59.01 4 3 133 2 9 0
ODIs 31 28 9 870 112* 45.78 998 87.17 1 4 61 10 7 0
T20Is 7 5 2 139 51 46.33 114 121.92 0 1 8 2 3 0
First-class 178 301 44 12178 269* 47.38 23527 51.76 30 62 238 0
List A 177 169 39 5580 112* 42.92 7052 79.12 5 42 73 0
Twenty20 157 146 29 3616 82* 30.90 2868 126.08 0 15 307 60 65 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 13 2 18 18 0 - - - 6.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 31 15 301 276 6 1/3 1/3 46.00 5.50 50.1 0 0 0
T20Is 7 1 12 5 2 2/5 2/5 2.50 2.50 6.0 0 0 0
First-class 178 3412 1808 54 4/92 33.48 3.17 63.1 2 0 0
List A 177 1833 1554 37 3/20 3/20 42.00 5.08 49.5 0 0 0
Twenty20 157 53 536 711 26 2/4 2/4 27.34 7.95 20.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Australia at Roseau, Jun 3-5, 2015 scorecard
Last Test Australia v West Indies at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Feb 20, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI India v Australia at Bangalore, Nov 2, 2013 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v New Zealand at Perth, Dec 11, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v West Indies at Brisbane, Feb 13, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class New South Wales v Western Australia at Lincoln, Feb 3-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Western Australia v Tasmania at Perth, Oct 15, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Queensland v Western Australia at Sydney, Oct 21, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Western Australia v Victoria at Perth, Jan 6, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Melbourne Stars v Perth Scorchers at Melbourne, Jan 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/9, 149, 0/2 West Aust v NSW Lincoln 3 Feb 2016 FC
52 Scorchers v Melb Stars Melbourne 22 Jan 2016 T20
46* Scorchers v Melb Stars Perth 16 Jan 2016 T20
2 Scorchers v Hurricanes Hobart 10 Jan 2016 T20
- Australia v West Indies Sydney 3 Jan 2016 Test # 2198
106* Australia v West Indies Melbourne 26 Dec 2015 Test # 2195
45* Scorchers v Strikers Perth 21 Dec 2015 T20
269* Australia v West Indies Hobart 10 Dec 2015 Test # 2193
13, 28 Australia v New Zealand Adelaide 27 Nov 2015 Test # 2190
41, 119 Australia v New Zealand Perth 13 Nov 2015 Test # 2187
Profile

An attacking batsman who seemed destined to go through his career without a baggy green, Adam Voges finally earned one at 35 years of age, and became the oldest man in Test history to score a century on debut. His unbeaten 130 against West Indies in Dominica also ensured that he would be part of Australia's starting XI for the 2015 Ashes series that followed, and although he struggled for impact in the first three Tests, he managed a pair of fifties towards the end of Australia's unsuccessful campaign. Not only did Voges retain the faith of the selectors, after the post-Ashes retirements of Michael Clarke, Chris Rogers, Shane Watson and Brad Haddin, he was even made vice-captain to Steven Smith for the Test tour of Bangladesh in the absence of the newly-appointed vice-captain David Warner due to injury. A respected leader at state level - he was named captain of Western Australia in 2012 having often filled the role previously in a stand-in capacity - Voges was considered by the selectors as the only viable option to captain Australia on that tour if Smith became unavailable. The trip was cancelled due to safety concerns, but the appointment was an indication that Voges could hope for further Test opportunities despite his advanced age, in a side lacking experience.

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Feb 13, 2016

Adam Voges walks back after ending the day unbeaten on 176, New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, Wellington, 2nd day, February 13, 2016

Adam Voges walks back after ending the day unbeaten on 176

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Feb 13, 2016

Usman Khawaja and Adam Voges shared a fourth-wicket partnership fo 168, New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, Wellington, 2nd day, February 13, 2016

Usman Khawaja and Adam Voges shared a fourth-wicket partnership fo 168

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Feb 13, 2016

Adam Voges acknowledges the applause on his fifth Test hundred, New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, Wellington, 2nd day, February 13, 2016

Adam Voges acknowledges the applause on his fifth Test hundred

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Notes

Australian Domestic Player of the Year - 2016

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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