Steve Magoffin      

Full name Steven James Magoffin

Born December 17, 1979, Corinda, Queensland

Current age 34 years 308 days

Major teams Leicestershire 2nd XI, Queensland, Surrey, Surrey 2nd XI, Sussex, Western Australia, Worcestershire

Nickname Mal

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 1.94 m

Education Indooropilly High School, Curtin University, Perth

Steven James Magoffin
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 119 165 45 2257 79 18.80 4720 47.81 0 5 29 0
List A 52 30 20 227 24* 22.70 294 77.21 0 0 17 4 12 0
Twenty20 10 3 1 21 11* 10.50 18 116.66 0 0 2 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 119 23682 10503 441 8/20 23.81 2.66 53.7 26 17 2
List A 52 2598 2041 65 4/58 4/58 31.40 4.71 39.9 1 0 0
Twenty20 10 10 204 290 6 2/15 2/15 48.33 8.52 34.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Western Australia v Tasmania at Perth, Oct 17-20, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Sussex at Northampton, Sep 23-26, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Western Australia v Tasmania at Perth, Oct 15, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Sussex v Nottinghamshire at Horsham, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut South Australia v Western Australia at Adelaide, Jan 10, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
51, 5/51, 0, 0/6 Sussex v Northants Northampton 23 Sep 2014 FC
0, 4/72, 4/51 Sussex v Notts Nottingham 15 Sep 2014 FC
4/96, 4*, 2/55 Sussex v Lancashire Hove 9 Sep 2014 FC
39, 2/102, 18, 0/13 Sussex v Yorkshire Scarborough 15 Aug 2014 FC
0/31, 2* Sussex v Notts Horsham 27 Jul 2014 LA
14*, 4/74, 7*, 0/18 Sussex v Warwickshire Horsham 21 Jul 2014 FC
0/36, 9 Sussex v Hampshire Southampton 18 Jul 2014 T20
1/26 Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 15 Jul 2014 T20
6, 5/12, 3/28 Sussex v Northants Hove 6 Jul 2014 FC
1/67, 5, 1/74, 2 Sussex v Durham Chester-le-Street 22 Jun 2014 FC
Profile

Tall, thin and fast, Steve Magoffin is a successful Western Australian import who has stepped comfortably into the first-class arena since leaving Queensland. With the state's bowling stocks faltering, the Warriors looked to Magoffin, who was a Queensland Academy of Sport player, and he made his debut in 2004-05, playing every Pura Cup match and adding 28 wickets at 35.10. At 194cm, Magoffin has a similar frame to his mentor Greg Rowell, the former Australia A bowler, and he is an especially intimidating prospect on the WACA. He can also swing the ball and has been responsible for big hauls, including a career-best 8 for 47 against South Australia in 2005-06. He finished that season with 25 victims at 25.52 and then spent the winter in England, where he starred against the touring Sri Lankans with 4 for 14 in their warm-up game against the Sir Paul Getty XI.

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Jun 9, 2014

Steve Magoffin ripped out the top order, Somerset v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, June 9, 2014

Steve Magoffin ripped out the top order

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Apr 9, 2014

Steve Magoffin blew away the tail to finish with five wickets, Sussex v Middlesex, County Championship Division One, Hove, 4th day, April 9, 2014

Steve Magoffin blew away the tail to finish with five wickets

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Sep 12, 2013

Steve Magoffin removed Phil Jaques, Sussex v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Hove, 2nd day, September 12, 2013

Steve Magoffin removed Phil Jaques

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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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