Callum Ferguson      

Full name Callum James Ferguson

Born November 21, 1984, North Adelaide, South Australia

Current age 32 years 98 days

Major teams Australia, Adelaide Strikers, Australia A, Melbourne Renegades, Pune Warriors, South Australia

Nickname Ferg

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 1.80 m

Education Black Friars Priory School, Prospect; Marryatville High School, Kensington

Callum James Ferguson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 4 3 2.00 23 17.39 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs 30 25 9 663 71* 41.43 777 85.32 0 5 64 0 7 0
T20Is 3 3 0 16 8 5.33 19 84.21 0 0 1 0 1 0
First-class 107 197 18 6815 213 38.07 12925 52.72 15 35 48 0
List A 141 132 25 4249 154 39.71 5078 83.67 6 29 38 0
Twenty20 76 69 8 1373 71 22.50 1137 120.75 0 6 107 29 36 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 30 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 107 149 99 2 2/32 2/32 49.50 3.98 74.5 0 0 0
List A 141 30 22 1 1/8 1/8 22.00 4.40 30.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Only Test Australia v South Africa at Hobart, Nov 12-15, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne, Feb 6, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 13, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Feb 15, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), May 7, 2009 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut South Australia v Victoria at Adelaide, Oct 16-19, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class South Australia v Victoria at Adelaide, Feb 10-12, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A South Australia v Tasmania at Sydney, Oct 19, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Victoria v South Australia at Melbourne, Jan 8, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Renegades at Brisbane, Jan 20, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
18, 5 South Aust v Victoria Adelaide 10 Feb 2017 FC
10, 2 South Aust v West Aust Adelaide 1 Feb 2017 FC
31* Melb Reneg v Heat Brisbane 20 Jan 2017 T20
26 Melb Reneg v Strikers Adelaide 16 Jan 2017 T20
15 Melb Reneg v Hurricanes Melbourne (Docklands) 12 Jan 2017 T20
39 Melb Reneg v Syd Sixers Sydney 9 Jan 2017 T20
6 Melb Reneg v Melb Stars Melbourne (Docklands) 7 Jan 2017 T20
- Melb Reneg v Melb Stars Melbourne 1 Jan 2017 T20
28 Melb Reneg v Scorchers Melbourne (Docklands) 29 Dec 2016 T20
38 Melb Reneg v Syd Thunder Melbourne (Docklands) 22 Dec 2016 T20
Profile

A classy batsman who was identified as an international candidate early in his career, Callum Ferguson had to wait until he was nearly 32 to be called into Australia's Test squad. He had been a semi-regular member of Australia's ODI side during 2009 but a serious knee injury suffered during the Champions Trophy final that year ruled Ferguson out of the entire 2009-10 home summer. Although a few more ODIs followed, he then drifted out of international cricket until called into Australia's squad for the Hobart Test against South Africa in 2016. Ferguson's talent was obvious early in his career - he made his first-class debut at 19 and that summer accumulated 736 Pura Cup runs - but not enough hundreds came over the next few seasons. It was only after he had tasted international cricket that his first-class numbers started to really improve, and in 2014-15 he managed 836 Shield runs including four centuries. His maiden first-class double-century came in November 2015 but another serious knee injury ruled him out of the second half of the summer.
ESPNcricinfo staff

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Jan 20, 2017

Callum Ferguson shapes to hit over the off side, Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Renegades, BBL 2016-17, Brisbane, January 20, 2017

Callum Ferguson shapes to hit over the off side

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Jan 16, 2017

Callum Ferguson watches the fireworks while fielding, Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Renegades, BBL 2016-17, Adelaide, January 16, 2017

Callum Ferguson watches the fireworks while fielding

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Jan 9, 2017

Brad Haddin looks on as Callum Ferguson attempts a sweep, Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Renegades, Big Bash 2016-17, Sydney, January 9, 2017

Brad Haddin looks on as Callum Ferguson attempts a sweep

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Tour Results
Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC) - Sep 10, 2012
Australia won by 94 runs
Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC) - Sep 7, 2012
Match tied (Pakistan won the one-over eliminator)
Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC) - Sep 5, 2012
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Sharjah - Sep 3, 2012
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi - Aug 31, 2012
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 38 balls remaining)
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