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Peter Handscomb      

Full name Peter Stephen Patrick Handscomb

Born April 26, 1991, Melbourne, Victoria

Current age 25 years 302 days

Major teams Australia Under-19s, Leicestershire 2nd XI, Melbourne Stars, Rising Pune Supergiants, Victoria, Victoria Under-17s, Victoria Under-23s

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Peter Stephen Patrick Handscomb
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 3 399 110 99.75 668 59.73 2 2 42 1 3 0
ODIs 5 4 0 90 82 22.50 95 94.73 0 1 7 0 5 0
First-class 67 111 8 4382 215 42.54 8026 54.59 11 26 543 12 99 4
List A 56 50 10 1220 82 30.50 1616 75.49 0 6 92 14 49 2
Twenty20 37 31 12 465 103* 24.47 419 110.97 1 1 28 11 19 4
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 67 1 12 21 0 - - - 10.50 - 0 0 0
List A 56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v South Africa at Adelaide, Nov 24-27, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Australia v Pakistan at Sydney, Jan 3-7, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v Pakistan at Perth, Jan 19, 2017 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Feb 5, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane, Oct 11-14, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class India A v Australia at Mumbai (BS), Feb 17-19, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane, Oct 9, 2011 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Feb 5, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars at Perth, Dec 12, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars at Perth, Jan 14, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
45, 37 Australia v India A Mumbai (BS) 17 Feb 2017 FC
3c/0s, 0 Australia v New Zealand Hamilton 5 Feb 2017 ODI # 3832
1c/0s, 7 Australia v New Zealand Auckland 30 Jan 2017 ODI # 3829
1 Australia v Pakistan Adelaide 26 Jan 2017 ODI # 3826
- Australia v Pakistan Sydney 22 Jan 2017 ODI # 3822
82 Australia v Pakistan Perth 19 Jan 2017 ODI # 3820
1c/0s, 3 Melb Stars v Scorchers Perth 14 Jan 2017 T20
1c/0s, 2 Melb Stars v Strikers Melbourne 10 Jan 2017 T20
110, 40* Australia v Pakistan Sydney 3 Jan 2017 Test # 2245
54 Australia v Pakistan Melbourne 26 Dec 2016 Test # 2242
Profile

A middle-order batsman equally comfortable against spin as pace, Peter Handscomb earned his first Test call-up in 2016-17 after a prolific period for Victoria. His inclusion for the Adelaide Test against South Africa followed a career-best 215 in the Sheffield Shield, and the previous summer he had been the competition's third-leading run scorer. Handscomb immediately showed his comfort at Test level by striking 54 on debut against South Africa in Adelaide, also striking the winning runs, and a maiden century came in his next Test against Pakistan at the Gabba. By the end of his first home summer of Test cricket, Handscomb was in the remarkable position of having not been dismissed below 50 in any of his first seven innings of Test cricket - the first player in Test history to have achieved that feat.

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Feb 2, 2017

Peter Handscomb and Marcus Stoinis share a joke during the rain break, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd ODI, Napier, February 2, 2017

Peter Handscomb and Marcus Stoinis share a joke during the rain break

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Jan 30, 2017

Peter Handscomb, the stand-in keeper, drops a catch off Colin Munro, New Zealand v Australia, 1st ODI, Auckland, January 30, 2017

Peter Handscomb, the stand-in keeper, drops a catch off Colin Munro

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Jan 19, 2017

Peter Handscomb doesn't know it's a no-ball as he walks back after edging one to slip, Australia v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Perth, January 19, 2017

Peter Handscomb doesn't know it's a no-ball as he walks back after edging one to slip

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: India v Australia at Pune
Feb 23-27, 2017 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
NSW v Tasmania at Wollongong
Feb 25-28, 2017 (10:30 local | 23:30 GMT -1d | 18:30 EST -1d | 17:30 CST -1d | 15:30 PST -1d)
South Aust v Queensland at Adelaide
Feb 25-28, 2017 (10:30 local | 00:00 GMT | 19:00 EST -1d | 18:00 CST -1d | 16:00 PST -1d)
West Aust v Victoria at Perth
Feb 25-28, 2017 (10:30 local | 02:30 GMT | 21:30 EST -1d | 20:30 CST -1d | 18:30 PST -1d)
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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