Tom Bruce      

Full name Thomas Charles Bruce

Born August 2, 1991, Te Kuiti, King Country

Current age 27 years 173 days

Major teams Central Districts, Central Districts A

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 14 14 2 226 59* 18.83 176 128.40 0 1 21 7 13 0
First-class 36 63 9 2422 166* 44.85 3460 70.00 4 17 270 33 55 0
List A 35 35 3 1087 100 33.96 998 108.91 1 9 88 56 16 0
T20s 60 57 11 1344 88* 29.21 904 148.67 0 8 123 61 41 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 36 34 908 619 18 2/17 2/17 34.38 4.09 50.4 0 0 0
List A 35 9 132 145 2 1/13 1/13 72.50 6.59 66.0 0 0 0
T20s 60 6 43 61 3 1/11 1/11 20.33 8.51 14.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Napier, Jan 3, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Feb 3, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Otago v Central Districts at Invercargill, Feb 6-9, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Central Districts v Wellington at Nelson, Dec 14-17, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Central Districts v Otago at New Plymouth, Jan 28, 2015 scorecard
Last List A Central Districts v Wellington at Lincoln, Nov 18, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Central Districts v Otago at New Plymouth, Nov 5, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Canterbury v Central Districts at Napier, Jan 19, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
71 Central D v Canterbury Napier 19 Jan 2019 T20
45* Central D v Canterbury Christchurch 13 Jan 2019 T20
47 Central D v Otago Napier 10 Jan 2019 T20
28 Central D v Wellington New Plymouth 31 Dec 2018 T20
8 Central D v Auckland New Plymouth 29 Dec 2018 T20
88* Central D v Northern D Mount Maunganui 27 Dec 2018 T20
29, 22* Central D v Wellington Nelson 14 Dec 2018 FC
71, 0/17 Central D v Otago Alexandra 6 Dec 2018 FC
87, 0/13 Central D v Wellington Lincoln 18 Nov 2018 LA
50 Central D v Auckland Lincoln 16 Nov 2018 LA
Profile

A big-hitting batsman with a fine eye and a clean swing, Tom Bruce made a splash in the 2015-16 Super Smash, when he hit 223 runs at strike rate of 140.25 for Central Districts. That had been his first senior T20 tournament, but only Mahela Jayawardene made more runs for the team.

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Jan 25, 2018

A direct-hit from Haris Sohail runs out Tom Bruce, New Zealand v Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Auckland

A direct-hit from Haris Sohail runs out Tom Bruce

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Jan 3, 2018

Tom Bruce nails a cut, New Zealand v West Indies, 3rd T20I, Mount Maunganui

Tom Bruce nails a cut

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Feb 17, 2017

Tom Bruce pulls the ball away, New Zealand v South Africa, one-off T20I, Auckland, February 17, 2017

Tom Bruce aims to pull the ball away

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