Neil Wagner      

Full name Neil Wagner

Born March 13, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 31 years 13 days

Major teams New Zealand, Lancashire, New Zealand A, Northerns, Otago

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Neil Wagner
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 31 40 10 390 37 13.00 878 44.41 0 0 46 13 6 0
First-class 129 170 34 2131 70 15.66 4231 50.36 0 6 45 34 0
List A 85 46 8 467 42 12.28 565 82.65 0 0 36 10 15 0
Twenty20 61 26 10 104 14 6.50 101 102.97 0 0 4 4 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 31 59 6863 3638 127 6/41 8/103 28.64 3.18 54.0 5 4 0
First-class 129 236 26537 14402 542 7/46 11/111 26.57 3.25 48.9 32 27 2
List A 85 81 4092 3601 135 5/34 5/34 26.67 5.28 30.3 9 2 0
Twenty20 61 59 1255 1778 68 4/33 4/33 26.14 8.50 18.4 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v New Zealand at North Sound, Jul 25-29, 2012 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington, Mar 16-18, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Jan 19-21, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington, Mar 16-18, 2017 scorecard
List A debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Jan 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Otago v Auckland at Invercargill, Feb 1, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Otago v Canterbury at Dunedin, Feb 4, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Wellington v Otago at Wellington, Jan 3, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2, 3/102, 4*, 1/18 New Zealand v South Africa Wellington 16 Mar 2017 Test # 2255
3/88, 32, 2/57 New Zealand v South Africa Dunedin 8 Mar 2017 Test # 2253
2/56 Otago v Auckland Invercargill 1 Feb 2017 LA
1/44, 26, 3/44 New Zealand v Bangladesh Christchurch 20 Jan 2017 Test # 2248
4/151, 18, 2/37 New Zealand v Bangladesh Wellington 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2246
0/13 Otago v Wellington Wellington 3 Jan 2017 T20
0/21 Otago v Auckland Dunedin 1 Jan 2017 T20
1/26 Otago v Wellington Alexandra 28 Dec 2016 T20
2/20, 1 Otago v Canterbury Alexandra 26 Dec 2016 T20
1/25, 0* Otago v Canterbury Christchurch 23 Dec 2016 T20
Profile

An indefatigable left-arm seamer, Neil Wagner is among several South African-born recruits plying their trade in New Zealand and, latterly, in English county cricket. Although not express pace, Wagner's strength is an ability to swing the ball combined with a tenacious attitude. Once known only for his new-ball exploits, Wagner has added reverse swing to his repertoire to become a more complete bowler, capable of taking wickets even in unhelpful conditions.

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Mar 25, 2017

Neil Wagner bowled well without much luck, New Zealand v South Africa, 3rd Test, Hamilton, 1st day, March 25, 2017

Neil Wagner bowled well without much luck

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Mar 18, 2017

Neil Wagner is pumped after removing Dean Elgar, New Zealand v South Africa, 2nd Test, Wellington, 3rd day, March 18, 2017

Neil Wagner is pumped after removing Dean Elgar

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Mar 16, 2017

New Zealand sing their national anthem, New Zealand v South Africa, 2nd Test, Wellington, 1st day, March 16, 2017

New Zealand sing their national anthem

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton - Mar 25-29
South Africa 314 New Zealand 59/0 (21 ov)
Canterbury v Wellington at Christchurch
Mar 29-Apr 1, 2017 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
Central D v Auckland at Napier
Mar 29-Apr 1, 2017 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
Otago v Northern D at Dunedin
Mar 29-Apr 1, 2017 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
Ireland v New Zealand in Ireland (venue TBA)
May 14, 2017
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