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Tim Southee      

Full name Timothy Grant Southee

Born December 11, 1988, Whangarei, Northland

Current age 26 years 175 days

Major teams New Zealand, Chennai Super Kings, Essex, New Zealand Under-19s, Northern Districts, Rajasthan Royals

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Timothy Grant Southee
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 41 67 6 1081 77* 17.72 1249 86.54 0 3 100 53 25 0
ODIs 94 50 17 342 32 10.36 372 91.93 0 0 22 15 22 0
T20Is 37 14 5 75 23 8.33 68 110.29 0 0 6 3 16 0
First-class 72 103 9 1731 156 18.41 2029 85.31 1 5 169 73 33 0
List A 107 61 18 496 66* 11.53 503 98.60 0 1 36 21 27 0
Twenty20 108 52 13 411 74 10.53 278 147.84 0 1 39 20 44 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 41 76 8945 4555 144 7/64 10/108 31.63 3.05 62.1 9 4 1
ODIs 94 92 4622 4064 131 7/33 7/33 31.02 5.27 35.2 4 2 0
T20Is 37 36 798 1137 45 5/18 5/18 25.26 8.54 17.7 0 1 0
First-class 72 131 14723 7399 269 8/27 10/108 27.50 3.01 54.7 14 11 1
List A 107 105 5289 4661 147 7/33 7/33 31.70 5.28 35.9 4 2 0
Twenty20 108 106 2315 3168 126 6/16 6/16 25.14 8.21 18.3 0 2 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v England at Napier, Mar 22-26, 2008 scorecard
Last Test England v New Zealand at Leeds, May 29-Jun 2, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v New Zealand at Chester-le-Street, Jun 15, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne, Mar 29, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v England at Auckland, Feb 5, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I West Indies v New Zealand at Roseau, Jul 6, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Otago v Northern Districts at Dunedin, Feb 19-22, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class England v New Zealand at Leeds, May 29-Jun 2, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Dec 30, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne, Mar 29, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northern Districts v Central Districts at Hamilton, Jan 13, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Daredevils at Mumbai (BS), May 3, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 4/83, 40, 1/43 New Zealand v England Leeds 29 May 2015 Test # 2163
1/104, 11, 2/162, 20 New Zealand v England Lord's 21 May 2015 Test # 2162
0/31 Royals v Daredevils Mumbai (BS) 3 May 2015 T20
1/36, 6 Royals v Mum Indians Mumbai 1 May 2015 T20
2/32 Royals v RCB Bangalore 29 Apr 2015 T20
0/30 Royals v Sunrisers Visakhapatnam 16 Apr 2015 T20
1/46 Royals v Mum Indians Ahmedabad 14 Apr 2015 T20
0/36, 7* Royals v Daredevils Delhi 12 Apr 2015 T20
0*, 2/36 Royals v Kings XI Pune 10 Apr 2015 T20
11, 0/65 New Zealand v Australia Melbourne 29 Mar 2015 ODI # 3646
Profile

Tim Southee, a right-arm swing bowler, burst upon the international scene in great style when still only 19. Handed his Test debut against England in Napier, Southee responded with 5 for 55 before smashing 77 off 40 balls in the second innings with nine sixes to hint at a bright all-round future. He bettered that performance with 7 for 64 against India in Bangalore in 2012, also the best figures by a New Zealand bowler in India. Allan Donald had stated that Southee had the potential to become the best swing bowler in the world. His ability to generate late outswing at a brisk pace makes him a good attacking bowler in Tests; and his 2011 World Cup performance of 18 wickets at 17.33 suggested that he could be quite a handful in ODIs as well, when not affected by fitness worries.

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Jun 1, 2015

Tim Southee clubs down the ground, England v New Zealand, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 4th day, June 1, 2015

Tim Southee clubs down the ground

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May 31, 2015

Tim Southee picked up three quick wickets in the morning, England v New Zealand, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 3rd day, May 31, 2015

Tim Southee picked up three quick wickets in the morning

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May 23, 2015

Tim Southee produced a lovely delivery to bowl Gary Ballance, England v New Zealand, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day, May 23, 2015

Tim Southee produced a lovely delivery to bowl Gary Ballance

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Notes

New Zealand Cricket Almanack Player of the Year 2008

ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year 2011

Tour Results
New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington - Mar 23-27, 2012
Match drawn
New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton - Mar 15-17, 2012
South Africa won by 9 wickets
New Zealand v South Africa at Dunedin - Mar 7-11, 2012
Match drawn
New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland - Mar 3, 2012
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)
New Zealand v South Africa at Napier - Feb 29, 2012
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 70 balls remaining)
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