Brendan Creevey      

Full name Brendan Neville Creevey

Born February 18, 1970, Charleville, Queensland

Current age 44 years 217 days

Major teams Queensland

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 12 18 5 241 52 18.53 0 1 4 0
List A 31 23 9 297 44 21.21 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 12 1799 930 31 6/70 30.00 3.10 58.0 3 0
List A 31 1427 1046 42 3/13 3/13 24.90 4.39 33.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1996-2001
List A span 1996-2001
Profile

A tall and enthusiastic paceman with an unusual background for a first class cricketer, Brendan Creevey is a Brisbane-based fast bowler and capable lower order batsman. Like many around him during recent years, Creevey's opportunities have been limited by the strength of the competition for spots in Queensland's first eleven. But the fact that he has rarely failed for grade team Sandgate-Redcliffe, or indeed for the Bulls in the intermittent appearances he has made at interstate level since making his debut in 1996-97, has meant that he has never been far away from establishing a more permanent presence. Strangely, he had merely played indoor cricket competitively - none outdoors - until the age of 19 and it was only when a teammate suggested that he try his hand with Sandgate-Redcliffe's then injury-ravaged second eleven that his sharp change in cricketing direction began to take its course. From his 6'5" height, Creevey extracts good pace and disconcerting bounce. He also seams the ball effectively and maintains excellent accuracy. The combination of a correct technique and a capacity to hit out in controlled fashion renders him similarly effective with the bat and he has featured in many useful partnerships late in Mercantile Mutual Cup matches for Queensland. (John Polack, June 2000)

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Aug 15, 2000

15 Aug 2000: Brendan Creevey of Queensland in action bowling while Craig McMillan of New Zealand looks on during the New Zealand versus Queensland practice match at Allan Border Field in Brisbane, Australia. Queensland won the game by 23 runs.

Creevey bowling, McMillan the non-stiker, Queensland XI v New Zealanders, 2000/01

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Aug 15, 2000

15 Aug 2000: Brendan Creevey of Queensland appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Craig McMillan of New Zealand during the New Zealand versus Queensland practice match at Allan Border Field in Brisbane, Australia. Queensland won the game by 23 runs.

Creevey appeals, Queensland XI v New Zealanders, 2000/01

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Aug 11, 2000

11 Aug 2000: Brett Lee of Australia celebrates getting the wicket of Brendan Creevey of Queensland during the Australia versus Queensland practice match played at Allan Border Field in Brisbane, Australia. The Australian team are playing the practice match to prepare for the Super Challenge 2000 against South Africa.

Brett Lee celebrates the wicket of Creevey, Queensland XI v Australian XI, 2000/01

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