Players / England / Michael Bates

Michael Bates      

Full name Michael David Bates

Born October 10, 1990, Frimley

Current age 24 years 293 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Hampshire, Hampshire 2nd XI, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, Wiltshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Michael David Bates
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 51 69 10 1177 103 19.94 2604 45.19 1 5 166 0 148 7
List A 38 17 6 93 24* 8.45 148 62.83 0 0 5 1 24 4
Twenty20 39 10 4 63 15 10.50 64 98.43 0 0 6 0 18 10
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 39 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford MCCU v Hampshire at Oxford, Apr 15-17, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham, Jul 18-21, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury, Jul 25, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Durham at Taunton, Jul 29, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jul 18, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jul 23, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1*, 0c/0s Somerset v Durham Taunton 29 Jul 2015 LA
1c/0s, 0* Somerset v Derbyshire Taunton 26 Jul 2015 LA
0c/0s Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 23 Jul 2015 T20
16, 1c/0s, 0, 0c/0s Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 18 Jul 2015 FC
2c/0s, 8, 1c/0s, 0* Somerset v Middlesex Northwood 11 Jul 2015 FC
3c/0s, 0, 0c/0s, 0* Somerset v Sussex Taunton 5 Jul 2015 FC
1c/0s, 20, 0c/0s Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Taunton 30 Jun 2015 Other
11, 0c/0s Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Taunton 29 Jun 2015 Other OD
14, 1c/0s, 4c/0s Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 21 Jun 2015 FC
2c/0s Somerset v Gloucs Bristol 19 Jun 2015 T20
Profile

Michael Bates is a highly-rated wicketkeeper who earned wide recognition for his excellent glovework with a last-ball stumping to win Hampshire the 2012 Cyldesdale Bank 40. While most judges drool over Bates's keeping - his 3.5 average catches per match in 2010 is a Hampshire record for a season - doubts have been raised about his run-scoring ability and his biggest challenge appears to be in front of the stumps.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Sep 15, 2012

Liam Dawson, Chris Wood, James Vince and Michael Bates pose with the CB40 trophy, Hampshire v Warwickshire, CB40 Final, Lord's, September 15, 2012

Liam Dawson, Chris Wood, James Vince and Michael Bates pose with the CB40 trophy

© Getty Images

May 17, 2012

Michael Bates is run out by Gerard Brophy, Yorkshire v Hampshire, County Championship, Division Two, 2nd day, Headingley, May 17, 2012

Michael Bates is run out by Gerard Brophy

© PA Photos

Aug 14, 2010

Michael Bates  misses the stumps as he attempts to run out Craig Kieswetter, Hampshire v Somerset, Friends Provident T20, Rose Bowl, August 14, 2010

Michael Bates misses the stumps as he attempts to run out Craig Kieswetter

© Getty Images

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 29-Aug 2
Australia 136 & 36/1 (9 ov) England 281
Group A: Worcs v Yorkshire at Worcester - Jul 30
Yorkshire 345/6 Worcs 33/2 (11/50 ov)
Group B: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Jul 30
Hampshire 113/3 (19/50 ov)
Group B: Sussex v Notts at Hove - Jul 30
Sussex 116/3 (17.5/50 ov)
Group A: Durham v Surrey at Chester-le-Street
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Leics v Gloucs at Leicester
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Somerset v Worcs at Taunton
Jul 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Kent at Radlett
Jul 31, 2015 (11:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Group A: Derbyshire v Northants at Derby
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff
Jul 31, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days