Chadd Sayers      

Full name Chadd James Sayers

Born August 31, 1987

Current age 29 years 178 days

Major teams Australia A, South Australia, South Australia Under-19s, Woodville

Nickname Leo

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 1.80 m

Relation Father - DK Sayers, Brother - A Sayers

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 51 76 16 759 39* 12.65 1658 45.77 0 0 94 3 16 0
List A 11 7 2 24 14 4.80 55 43.63 0 0 2 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 51 91 11218 4966 213 7/46 11/76 23.31 2.65 52.6 9 12 2
List A 11 11 594 484 6 2/41 2/41 80.66 4.88 99.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut South Australia v Tasmania at Adelaide, Mar 10-13, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class South Australia v Victoria at Adelaide, Feb 10-12, 2017 scorecard
List A debut New South Wales v South Australia at Sydney, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Western Australia v South Australia at Sydney, Oct 17, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4/40, 0, 4/59, 10* South Aust v Victoria Adelaide 10 Feb 2017 FC
5/68, 2, 4/64, 8* South Aust v West Aust Adelaide 1 Feb 2017 FC
3/66, 35, 5/27, 1* South Aust v NSW Adelaide 5 Dec 2016 FC
2, 2/81, 14*, 0/59 South Aust v Victoria Melbourne 26 Nov 2016 FC
0/79, 7, 2/43, 22 South Aust v Queensland Brisbane 17 Nov 2016 FC
6/32, 11, 5/44 South Aust v Tasmania Adelaide 4 Nov 2016 FC
2/51, 22, 4/57 South Aust v West Aust Perth 25 Oct 2016 FC
1/22, 7, 0/37 Australia A v India A Brisbane 15 Sep 2016 FC
2/41, 0, 3/21, 15 Australia A v India A Brisbane 8 Sep 2016 FC
27, 0/61, 10 South Aust v Victoria Adelaide 26 Mar 2016 FC
Profile

A fast bowler who played one Sheffield Shield game in 2010-11 and two the following summer, Chadd Sayers suddenly became one of the most threatening bowlers on the Australian domestic scene in 2012-13. Capitalising on his ability to gain late outswing against right-handers, Sayers topped the Shield wicket tally with 48 victims at 18.52 and not surprisingly won the Neil Dansie Medal as South Australia's player of the season. He also ensured that he would be in the minds of the national selectors in future, and a call-up to the Test squad eventually came for the 2016 tour of New Zealand. The son of a former Shield cricketer - his father Dean played three matches for South Australia in the early 1980s - Sayers has long been one of the standout performers in Adelaide club cricket for Woodville.
Brydon Coverdale

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Dec 7, 2016

Chadd Sayers' five-wicket haul razed New South Wales, South Australia v New South Wales, 3rd day, Sheffield Shield 2016-17, Adelaide, December 7, 2016

Chadd Sayers' five-wicket haul razed New South Wales

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Feb 10, 2016

Chadd Sayers at a net session at Basin Reserve, Wellington, February 10, 2016

Chadd Sayers at a net session

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Nov 8, 2014

Chadd Sayers sends down a delivery, South Australia v New South Wales, Sheffield Shield 2014-15, 1st day, Adelaide, November 8, 2014

Chadd Sayers sends down a delivery

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: India v Australia at Pune - Feb 23-25
Australia won by 333 runs
NSW v Tasmania at Wollongong - Feb 25-28
NSW 253 Tasmania 40/0 (12 ov)
South Aust v Queensland at Adelaide - Feb 25-28
Queensland 218 South Aust 35/0 (12 ov)
West Aust v Victoria at Perth - Feb 25-28
Victoria 117 West Aust 178/4 (51 ov)
1st ODI: NZ Women v Aus Women at Auckland
Feb 26, 2017 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT -1d | 17:00 EST -1d | 16:00 CST -1d | 14:00 PST -1d)
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