Todd Astle      

Full name Todd Duncan Astle

Born September 24, 1986, Palmerston North, New Zealand

Current age 30 years 5 days

Major teams New Zealand, Canterbury, New Zealand A, New Zealand Academy

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Relation Father - AM Astle

Todd Duncan Astle
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 38 35 19.00 136 27.94 0 0 3 0 0 0
T20Is 2 1 0 1 1 1.00 5 20.00 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 99 161 21 3546 101 25.32 7265 48.80 1 18 475 15 75 0
List A 43 34 9 849 83 33.96 864 98.26 0 7 83 12 13 0
Twenty20 37 21 8 142 28 10.92 152 93.42 0 0 12 3 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 186 97 1 1/56 1/97 97.00 3.12 186.0 0 0 0
T20Is 2 2 24 41 0 - - - 10.25 - 0 0 0
First-class 99 163 15886 9002 279 8/148 14/234 32.26 3.39 56.9 10 10 2
List A 43 37 1523 1392 33 3/31 3/31 42.18 5.48 46.1 0 0 0
Twenty20 37 30 510 599 18 2/9 2/9 33.27 7.04 28.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (PSS), Nov 25-29, 2012 scorecard
Test statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Pakistan at Auckland, Jan 15, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Pakistan at Hamilton, Jan 17, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Canterbury v Wellington at Christchurch, Dec 5-8, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Wellington v Canterbury at Wellington, Mar 30-Apr 2, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Canterbury v Northern Districts at Christchurch, Jan 6, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Central Districts v Canterbury at New Plymouth, Jan 30, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Canterbury v Northern Districts at Christchurch, Feb 6, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 New Zealand v Pakistan at Hamilton, Jan 17, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
79*, 1/3, 2/69 Canterbury v Wellington Wellington 30 Mar 2016 FC
3/10, 58, 4/82, 9* Canterbury v Northern D Christchurch 23 Mar 2016 FC
1/16, 1/6, 0 Canterbury v Wellington Christchurch 15 Mar 2016 FC
2/71, 0, 1/82, 48* Canterbury v Otago Invercargill 8 Mar 2016 FC
3/87, 46, 3/126 Canterbury v Northern D Hamilton 20 Feb 2016 FC
21, 2/34, 5, 1/85 Canterbury v Central D Nelson 13 Feb 2016 FC
0, 2/44, 19, 1/69 Canterbury v Auckland Christchurch 5 Feb 2016 FC
0/55, 65 Canterbury v Central D New Plymouth 30 Jan 2016 LA
25 Canterbury v Otago Christchurch 27 Jan 2016 LA
26, 0/84 Canterbury v Central D Christchurch 23 Jan 2016 LA
Profile

Once a mediocre opening batsman for Canterbury, Todd Astle moved down the order and began to focus on his promising legspin to firm up his place in the side in 2009. He has reaped the rewards of his transformation since, bagging three five-wicket hauls in five first-class matches in his first year as an allrounder and taking over 30 wickets in each of the past two seasons as well. He has not had the opportunity to make big contributions with the bat in his new role, but remains capable and has developed a reputation as a tenacious fielder to boot. An injury to Daniel Vettori and Tarun Nethula's dip in domestic form saw Astle named in New Zealand's squad for two Tests in Sri Lanka in November 2012.
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Jan 15, 2016

Todd Astle was bowled for 1 on debut, New Zealand v Pakistan, 1st T20I, Auckland, January 15, 2016

Todd Astle was bowled for 1 on debut

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Dec 27, 2015

Todd Astle anchored the chase with 41, Central Districts v Canterbury, The Ford Trophy 2015-16, Napier, December 27, 2015

Todd Astle anchored the chase with 41

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Aug 30, 2013

Todd Astle is congratulated after dismissing Manprit Juneja, India A v New Zealand A, 1st unofficial Test, day 3, Visakhapatnam, August 30, 2013

Todd Astle is congratulated after dismissing Manprit Juneja

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: India v New Zealand at Kolkata
Sep 30-Oct 4, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
TBA v NZ Women at Potchefstroom
Oct 4, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
3rd Test: India v New Zealand at Indore
Oct 8-12, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
1st ODI: SA Women v NZ Women at Kimberley
Oct 8, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
2nd ODI: SA Women v NZ Women at Kimberley
Oct 11, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
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