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David Hussey      

Full name David John Hussey

Born July 15, 1977, Mt Lawley, Perth, Western Australia

Current age 37 years 11 days

Major teams Australia, Antigua Hawksbills, Australia A, Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Melbourne Stars, Northern Districts, Nottinghamshire, Sussex Cricket Board, Victoria

Nickname Huss

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 1.80 m

Relation Brother - MEK Hussey

David John Hussey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 69 61 6 1796 111 32.65 1980 90.70 1 14 130 30 29 0
T20Is 39 36 3 756 88* 22.90 623 121.34 0 3 41 34 24 0
First-class 185 291 27 13748 275 52.07 19618 70.07 43 64 233 0
List A 256 237 36 7957 140* 39.58 10 54 123 0
Twenty20 240 228 45 5730 100* 31.31 4292 133.50 1 31 395 227 121 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 69 39 802 698 18 4/21 4/21 38.77 5.22 44.5 2 0 0
T20Is 39 25 361 392 19 3/25 3/25 20.63 6.51 19.0 0 0 0
First-class 185 2872 1789 30 4/105 59.63 3.73 95.7 1 0 0
List A 256 2427 2143 50 4/21 4/21 42.86 5.29 48.5 2 0 0
Twenty20 240 109 1432 1783 67 3/25 3/25 26.61 7.47 21.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Australia at Basseterre, Jul 4, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Sri Lanka at Hobart, Jan 23, 2013 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v India at Melbourne, Feb 1, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), Oct 5, 2012 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class Victoria v Queensland at Melbourne, Mar 11-14, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Victoria v New South Wales at Sydney, Oct 24, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Durham at Nottingham, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Barbados Tridents v Antigua Hawksbills at Bridgetown, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
24 Hawksbills v Tridents Bridgetown 25 Jul 2014 T20
30 Hawksbills v Red Steel North Sound 20 Jul 2014 T20
32 Hawksbills v Tridents North Sound 19 Jul 2014 T20
15 Hawksbills v Tallawahs North Sound 17 Jul 2014 T20
10 Hawksbills v Amazon St George's 11 Jul 2014 T20
1 Super Kings v Kings XI Mumbai 30 May 2014 T20
40* Super Kings v Mum Indians Mumbai (BS) 28 May 2014 T20
- Super Kings v RCB Bangalore 24 May 2014 T20
50* Super Kings v Sunrisers Ranchi 22 May 2014 T20
25, 2/38 Super Kings v RCB Ranchi 18 May 2014 T20
Profile

As the younger brother of Michael, David Hussey has copied his sibling's talent for ridiculous scoring in the English county competition. Also like Michael, Hussey has been forced to pile up mountains of runs in Australia before gaining the confidence of the national selectors. It took his first 1000-run season in 2007-08 before he was finally chosen for a tour, the ODI series in the West Indies in 2008, and earned his first Cricket Australia contract. Earlier in that summer he made his Twenty20 international debut against India at the MCG. Hussey was one of the big surprises in the Indian Premier League auction when Kolkata paid $625,000 to secure him - far more than the sums offered for his brother and Ricky Ponting. Over the next couple of years he was a regular in Australia's Twenty20 team and a fringe ODI player. In 2009-10, Hussey topped the Sheffield Shield run tally with 970 at 57.05, including 168 in the final as he helped Victoria raise the trophy with victory over Queensland. But within a month Hussey had lost his CA contract as the selectors looked to younger men.

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Jul 17, 2014

Antigua Hawksbills' David Hussey was bowled for 15, Jamaica Tallawahs v Antigua Hawksbills, CPL, Antigua, July 17, 2014

Antigua Hawksbills' David Hussey was bowled for 15

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May 28, 2014

Suresh Raina and David Hussey celebrate Super Kings' win, Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2014, Eliminator, Mumbai, May 28, 2014

Suresh Raina and David Hussey celebrate Super Kings' win

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May 22, 2014

David Hussey made his first half-century of the season, Chennai Super Kings v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2014, Ranchi, May 22, 2014

David Hussey made his first half-century of the season

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Notes

Twenty20 Player of the Year - 2011

Tournament Results
Jamaica v Trinidad & T at Bridgetown - Jan 22, 2012
Trinidad & T won by 63 runs
Barbados v Windward Is at Bridgetown - Jan 22, 2012
Windward Is won by 7 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Barbados v Trinidad & T at Bridgetown - Jan 21, 2012
Trinidad & T won by 5 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Jamaica v Windward Is at Bridgetown - Jan 21, 2012
Jamaica won by 5 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
Barbados v Comb C&C at Bridgetown - Jan 20, 2012
Barbados won by 9 wickets (with 60 balls remaining)
Jamaica v Netherlands at Bridgetown - Jan 20, 2012
Jamaica won by 8 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
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