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Michael Bates      

Full name Michael David Bates

Born October 10, 1990, Frimley

Current age 24 years 190 days

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

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 46 60 7 1124 103 21.20 2443 46.00 1 5 159 0 136 7
List A 36 15 4 92 24* 8.36 147 62.58 0 0 5 1 23 4
Twenty20 37 10 4 63 15 10.50 64 98.43 0 0 6 0 16 10
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Oxford MCCU v Hampshire at Oxford, Apr 15-17, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Hampshire v Essex at Southampton, Jun 15-17, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury, Jul 25, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jul 18, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton, Jul 11, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1c/0s, 40, 0c/0s Essex 2nd XI v Notts 2nd XI Billericay 14 Apr 2015 Other
19, 2c/0s Hampshire v Yorkshire Southampton 21 Aug 2014 LA
1c/0s, 160, 0c/0s Hants 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Southampton 19 Aug 2014 Other
13 Hants 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Southampton 18 Aug 2014 Other OD
0c/0s Hampshire v Sri Lanka A Southampton 14 Aug 2014 LA
- Hampshire v Worcs Southampton 11 Aug 2014 LA
0 Hampshire v Northants Southampton 8 Aug 2014 LA
8, 4c/0s, 59, 0c/1s Hants 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Radlett 5 Aug 2014 Other
31, 1c/0s Hants 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Radlett 4 Aug 2014 Other OD
5 Hants 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Canterbury 24 Jul 2014 Other OD
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.

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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

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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

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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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