Cameron Bancroft      

Full name Cameron Timothy Bancroft

Born November 19, 1992

Current age 24 years 187 days

Major teams Australia Under-19s, Perth Scorchers, Western Australia, Western Australia Under-23s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Cameron Timothy Bancroft
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 1 1 1 0 0* - 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 55 99 4 3316 211 34.90 8075 41.06 9 11 385 10 70 1
List A 34 33 4 959 176 33.06 1318 72.76 1 6 66 17 25 0
Twenty20 14 9 3 159 72 26.50 128 124.21 0 1 9 4 9 3
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 55 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
List A 34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Only T20I Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 31, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Victoria v Western Australia at Melbourne, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Durham at Bristol, Apr 21-24, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Western Australia v Tasmania at Perth, Oct 16, 2011 scorecard
Last List A New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Oct 19, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lahore Lions v Perth Scorchers at Bengaluru, Sep 30, 2014 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars at Perth, Jan 14, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
11* Glouc 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Bower Ashton 15 May 2017 Other OD
5, 13 Gloucs v Durham Bristol 21 Apr 2017 FC
32 Gloucs v Leics Bristol 14 Apr 2017 FC
1, 2 Gloucs v Kent Canterbury 7 Apr 2017 FC
104, 0 West Aust v NSW Perth 16 Mar 2017 FC
0, 16 West Aust v Victoria Alice Springs 8 Mar 2017 FC
14 West Aust v Victoria Perth 25 Feb 2017 FC
84, 21 West Aust v Tasmania Hobart 10 Feb 2017 FC
2, 56 West Aust v South Aust Adelaide 1 Feb 2017 FC
16, 27 WA U23s v Qld U23s Perth 23 Jan 2017 Other
Profile

A patient opening batsman with a sound technique, Cameron Bancroft enjoyed a breakthrough season in 2014-15 when he finished third on the Sheffield Shield run tally with 896 runs at 47.15. The highlight of his summer was a maiden double-century: he batted for more than 13 hours in scoring 211 against New South Wales, proof of the high price he places on his wicket. A call-up for Australia A followed and he used his feet and the sweep to great effect in negating India A's spinners when he made 150 in Chennai. Bancroft was then named in Australia's Test squad for the 2015 tour of Bangladesh, which was cancelled due to safety concerns, and he instead had to settle for another productive Shield campaign with 732 runs at 45.75. A part-time wicketkeeper, Bancroft was handed a T20 international debut in January as gloveman, but it is in the longer form that his greatest potential lies. Highly rated by his Western Australia coach Justin Langer, Bancroft debuted for his state in one-day cricket at 18, but had to wait two more years to be given a chance in the Sheffield Shield side. Gloucestershire signed him as an overseas player for the early part of the 2016 season. It was a disappointing outcome as he made only one half-century in five matches, but they gave him an opportunity to continue his education in English conditions by re-seigning him for the whole of 2017.
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Nov 17, 2016

Cameron Bancroft walks up to play a shot, Western Australia v Tasmania, Sheffield Shield 2016-17, Perth, day 1, November 17, 2016

Cameron Bancroft walks up to play a shot

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Sep 9, 2016

Varun Aaron had Cameron Bancroft lbw for 10, Australia A v India A, 1st unofficial Test, 2nd day, Brisbane, September 9, 2016

Varun Aaron had Cameron Bancroft lbw for 10

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Sep 8, 2016

Cameron Bancroft flicks into the leg side, Australia A v India A, 1st unofficial Test, 1st day, Brisbane, September 8, 2016

Cameron Bancroft flicks into the leg side

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Warm-up: Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval
May 26, 2017 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Warm-up: Australia v Pakistan at Birmingham
May 29, 2017 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Australia v New Zealand at Birmingham
Jun 2, 2017 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Australia v Bangladesh at The Oval
Jun 5, 2017 (13:30 local | 12:30 GMT | 08:30 EDT | 07:30 CDT | 05:30 PDT)
Group A: England v Australia at Birmingham
Jun 10, 2017 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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