Luke Ronchi      

Full name Luke Ronchi

Born April 23, 1981, Dannevirke, Manawatu, New Zealand

Current age 35 years 309 days

Major teams Australia, New Zealand, Australia A, Hampshire Cricket Board, Mumbai Indians, New Zealand A, New Zealand XI, Perth Scorchers, Wellington, Western Australia

Nickname Rock

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 1.80 m

Luke Ronchi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 8 0 319 88 39.87 432 73.84 0 2 41 6 5 0
ODIs 76 59 8 1206 170* 23.64 1048 115.07 1 3 119 39 97 10
T20Is 32 25 6 359 51* 18.89 254 141.33 0 1 30 14 24 5
First-class 96 152 15 5509 148 40.21 6504 84.70 16 22 322 17
List A 181 162 19 4003 170* 27.99 3747 106.83 7 20 241 30
Twenty20 114 99 15 1619 79 19.27 1141 141.89 0 6 146 65 73 24
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 96 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 181 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 114 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at Leeds, May 29-Jun 2, 2015 scorecard
Last Test India v New Zealand at Indore, Oct 8-11, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Australia at St George's, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Bangladesh at Nelson, Dec 31, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 20, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland, Feb 17, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class Otago v Wellington at Dunedin, Nov 22-25, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A Wellington v Canterbury at Christchurch, Feb 11, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Western Australia v Victoria at Perth, Jan 6, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland, Feb 17, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0c/0s, 0 New Zealand v South Africa Auckland 17 Feb 2017 T20I # 595
4c/0s, 63 Wellington v Canterbury Christchurch 11 Feb 2017 LA
2c/1s, 22 Wellington v Canterbury Christchurch 8 Feb 2017 LA
4c/0s, 31 Wellington v Otago Wellington 4 Feb 2017 LA
0, 0c/0s New Zealand v Bangladesh Mount Maunganui 6 Jan 2017 T20I # 575
1c/0s New Zealand v Bangladesh Napier 3 Jan 2017 T20I # 574
1c/0s New Zealand v Bangladesh Nelson 31 Dec 2016 ODI # 3816
35, 1c/2s New Zealand v Bangladesh Nelson 29 Dec 2016 ODI # 3815
5, 3c/0s New Zealand v Bangladesh Christchurch 26 Dec 2016 ODI # 3814
79, 0c/0s Wellington v Auckland Wellington 22 Dec 2016 T20
Profile

Born in New Zealand but raised mostly in Australia, Luke Ronchi became a cricketing rarity by representing both countries. His first international incarnation came for Australia in the West Indies in 2008 when he stood in for the injured Brad Haddin in four ODIs and a Twenty20 and he showed he was not out of his depth: his glovework was brilliant and at the tiny Warner Park in St Kitts he clubbed a 22-ball half-century, the equal third-quickest ODI fifty scored by an Australia player. But his form fell away during the following domestic summer and he added only one more T20 international to his tally for Australia. By the end of 2008-09 his runs had dried up so severely that he had even been dropped by Western Australia and his future appeared bleak.

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Jan 6, 2017

New Zealand lost Luke Ronchi off the first ball, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd T20I, Mount Maunganui, January 6, 2017

New Zealand lost Luke Ronchi off the first ball

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Jan 3, 2017

Shakib Al Hasan skies the ball, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st T20I, Napier, January 3, 2017

Shakib Al Hasan skies the ball

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Dec 30, 2016

Luke Ronchi high fives Neil Broom after a sensational catch to dismiss Imrul Kayes, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Nelson, December 31, 2016

Luke Ronchi high fives Neil Broom after a sensational catch to dismiss Imrul Kayes

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Auckland v Central D at Auckland - Feb 25-28
Auckland 385/5
Northern D v Otago at Whangarei - Feb 25-28
Northern D 278 Otago 270/8 (89.3 ov)
Wellington v Canterbury at Wellington - Feb 26-Mar 1
Wellington 274/7
4th ODI: New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton
Mar 1, 2017 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST -1d | 19:00 CST -1d | 17:00 PST -1d)
2nd ODI: NZ Women v Aus Women at Mount Maunganui
Mar 2, 2017 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT -1d | 17:00 EST -1d | 16:00 CST -1d | 14:00 PST -1d)
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