Full name Timothy Michael O'Brien
Born June 9, 1986, Carlon, Victoria
Current age 30 years 288 days
Major teams Australian Capital Territory, Victoria Under-15s, Victoria Under-17s, Victoria Under-19s
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak googly
He plays with Footscray Victoria University in Premier League, and for Saints in MJCA and has played Mitchell Shield, Hatch Shield, Dowling Shield, and for School Boys. He is a member of the Victoria Secondary Schools Under 15 team for the series played at Buderim in April 2001. He plays Australian football, golf, and table tennis. His father Shane O'Brien, and his brother Matt O'Brien each played in Sunshine district teams, Matt also having played Dowling Shield. Schools; St Dominics; Catholic Regional College.
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