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Nick Beard      

Full name Nicholas Brendan Beard

Born September 16, 1989, Dunedin, Otago

Current age 24 years 219 days

Major teams New Zealand Under-19s, Otago

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Nicholas Brendan Beard
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 33 39 14 649 188 25.96 1485 43.70 1 1 96 2 11 0
List A 36 20 10 125 24* 12.50 166 75.30 0 0 11 0 3 0
Twenty20 44 8 5 51 20 17.00 46 110.86 0 0 4 2 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 33 54 5812 2718 62 6/107 7/194 43.83 2.80 93.7 3 1 0
List A 36 35 1705 1433 32 3/34 3/34 44.78 5.04 53.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 44 41 855 994 42 4/16 4/16 23.66 6.97 20.3 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Otago v Auckland at Queenstown, Mar 13-15, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Otago v Northern Districts at Dunedin, Feb 23-25, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Auckland v Otago at Auckland, Dec 17, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Auckland v Otago at Auckland, Mar 23, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northern Districts v Otago at Mt Maunganui, Jan 3, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Otago v Northern Districts at Hamilton, Jan 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/26, 6 Otago v Auckland Auckland 23 Mar 2014 LA
0/32 Otago v Auckland Invercargill 19 Mar 2014 LA
0*, 2/63 Otago v Canterbury Dunedin 12 Mar 2014 LA
0/61, 2* Otago v Wellington Wellington 9 Mar 2014 LA
5*, 2/39 Otago v Northern D Hamilton 5 Mar 2014 LA
3/42 Otago v Canterbury Timaru 2 Mar 2014 LA
6, 4/62 Otago v Northern D Dunedin 23 Feb 2014 FC
0/51, 9, 4/94 Otago v Auckland Auckland 30 Jan 2014 FC
0/29 Otago v Northern D Hamilton 18 Jan 2014 T20
1/36 Otago v Wellington Dunedin 8 Jan 2014 T20
Profile

Nick Beard, a slow left-arm spinner and lower-order batsman, took to cricket at the age of six in his hometown of Otago. Having represented Otago at the Under-17 and 19 levels, he was included in New Zealand's squad for the junior World Cup in Malaysia. His favourite cricketer is Nathan Astle and if he doesn't stick on as a professional cricketer Beard aspires to become a sports journalist.
Cricinfo staff February 2008

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Sep 29, 2013

Nick Beard misjudged a catch off Quinton de Kock, Lions v Otago, Group A, Champions League 2013, Jaipur, September 29, 2013

Nick Beard misjudged a catch off Quinton de Kock

© BCCI

Sep 29, 2013

Nick Beard picked up two wickets in two balls, Lions v Otago, Group A, Champions League 2013, Jaipur, September 29, 2013

Nick Beard picked up two wickets in two balls

© BCCI

Tour Results
New Zealand v England at Auckland - Mar 22-26, 2013
Match drawn
New Zealand v England at Wellington - Mar 14-18, 2013
Match drawn
New Zealand v England at Dunedin - Mar 6-10, 2013
Match drawn
NZ XI v England XI at Queenstown - Feb 27-Mar 2, 2013
NZ XI won by 3 wickets
New Zealand v England at Auckland - Feb 23, 2013
England won by 5 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
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