David Willey      

Full name David Jonathan Willey

Born February 28, 1990, Northampton

Current age 29 years 83 days

Major teams Chennai Super Kings, England Lions, England Under-19s, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI, Perth Scorchers, Yorkshire

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium

Relation Father - P Willey

David Jonathan Willey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 46 27 12 279 50 18.60 339 82.30 0 1 23 6 21 0
T20Is 28 19 7 166 29* 13.83 126 131.74 0 0 8 10 12 0
First-class 66 93 11 2179 104* 26.57 3398 64.12 2 14 258 54 14 0
List A 129 92 20 1761 167 24.45 1856 94.88 3 6 151 64 47 0
T20s 175 130 25 2559 118 24.37 1820 140.60 2 11 196 134 69 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 46 45 1971 1889 52 4/34 4/34 36.32 5.75 37.9 2 0 0
T20Is 28 28 557 761 34 4/7 4/7 22.38 8.19 16.3 1 0 0
First-class 66 100 9324 5100 167 5/29 10/75 30.53 3.28 55.8 4 5 1
List A 129 119 4762 4531 140 5/62 5/62 32.36 5.70 34.0 5 1 0
T20s 175 152 2898 3798 166 4/7 4/7 22.87 7.86 17.4 3 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Leeds, May 19, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v New Zealand at Manchester, Jun 23, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I England v Pakistan at Cardiff, May 5, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v Northamptonshire at Leicester, Apr 15-18, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds, Aug 29-Sep 1, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Northamptonshire at Chelmsford, Apr 19, 2009 scorecard
Last List A England v Pakistan at Leeds, May 19, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Northamptonshire v Warwickshire at Northampton, May 25, 2009 scorecard
Last T20s England v Pakistan at Cardiff, May 5, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
14, 1/55 England v Pakistan Leeds 19 May 2019 ODI # 4140
1/86 England v Pakistan Bristol 14 May 2019 ODI # 4135
2/57 England v Pakistan Southampton 11 May 2019 ODI # 4133
0/25 England v Pakistan Cardiff 5 May 2019 T20I # 772
0/26, 20 England v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 3 May 2019 ODI # 4127
72*, 1/41 Yorkshire v Derbyshire Leeds 26 Apr 2019 LA
2/51, 1 Yorkshire v Lancashire Leeds 21 Apr 2019 LA
0/44, 40 Yorkshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 19 Apr 2019 LA
8, 2/26 Yorkshire v Leics Leeds 17 Apr 2019 LA
4/7 England v West Indies Basseterre 10 Mar 2019 T20I # 752
Profile

If there had been an English prototype for the perfect Twenty20 cricketer, it probably would have looked something like David Willey. Naturally competitive, willing to innovate, capable of changing a game with bat or ball, stunning run-out or implausible catch, he had much in his favour. That feisty approach, whether as a left-arm quick committed to attack or a clean-hitting left-handed batsman, first won him an international cap against Ireland in 2015 as part of an England side determined to adopt a more attacking philosophy after their flop in the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

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May 19, 2019

David Willey reacts to a near-miss, England v Pakistan, 5th ODI, Headingley, May 19, 2019

David Willey reacts to a near-miss

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May 14, 2019

David Willey races across to take a catch off his own bowling, England v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Bristol, May 14, 2019

David Willey races across to take a catch off his own bowling

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May 11, 2019

David Willey celebrates a key breakthrough, England v Pakistan, 2nd ODI, Ageas Bowl, May 11, 2019

David Willey celebrates a key breakthrough

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