Neil Wagner      

Full name Neil Wagner

Born March 13, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 28 years 354 days

Major teams New Zealand, New Zealand A, Northerns, Otago

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Neil Wagner
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 16 23 6 200 37 11.76 527 37.95 0 0 25 4 4 0
First-class 95 125 28 1634 70 16.84 3402 48.03 0 6 33 27 0
List A 71 40 6 405 42 11.91 491 82.48 0 0 28 10 14 0
Twenty20 44 18 6 61 14 5.08 67 91.04 0 0 2 2 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 30 3520 2000 58 5/64 8/126 34.48 3.40 60.6 4 1 0
First-class 95 171 19122 10593 398 7/46 10/110 26.61 3.32 48.0 27 19 1
List A 71 67 3437 3007 113 5/34 5/34 26.61 5.24 30.4 8 2 0
Twenty20 44 42 916 1314 53 4/33 4/33 24.79 8.60 17.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v New Zealand at North Sound, Jul 25-29, 2012 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, Dec 26-29, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Jan 19-21, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Wellington v Otago at Wellington, Feb 16-19, 2015 scorecard
List A debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Jan 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Central Districts v Otago at New Plymouth, Jan 28, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Otago v Canterbury at Dunedin, Feb 4, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Otago v Wellington at Dunedin, Jan 8, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/69, 23, 4/90 Otago v Wellington Wellington 16 Feb 2015 FC
5/92 Otago v Central D Invercargill 6 Feb 2015 FC
2/34, 12 Otago v Central D New Plymouth 28 Jan 2015 LA
4/60, 20* Otago v Northern D Queenstown 24 Jan 2015 LA
- Otago v Canterbury Rangiora 21 Jan 2015 LA
42, 4/32 Otago v Central D Dunedin 18 Jan 2015 LA
- Otago v Canterbury Dunedin 14 Jan 2015 LA
5/39, 17 Otago v Wellington Wellington 10 Jan 2015 LA
0/72 Otago v Northern D Mount Maunganui 4 Jan 2015 LA
4, 3/60, 0/76 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Christchurch 26 Dec 2014 Test # 2151
Profile

A left-arm seamer, Neil Wagner is among several South African-born recruits plying their trade in New Zealand. Although not express pace, Wagner's strength is his ability to swing the ball. Once known only for his new-ball exploits, Wagner has added reverse swing to his repertoire to become a more complete bowler, capable of taking wickets even in unhelpful conditions.

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Dec 27, 2014

Neil Wagner celebrates after taking one of his three wickets, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Christchurch, 2nd day, December 27, 2014

Neil Wagner celebrates after taking one of his three wickets

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Jun 30, 2014

Jason Holder and Shane Shillingford take a run , West Indies v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Barbados, 5th day, June 30, 2014

Jason Holder and Shane Shillingford take a run

© WICB Media Photo/Randy Brooks

Jun 28, 2014

Neil Wagner removed Shivnarine Chandepaul at the stroke of lunch, West Indies v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Barbados, 3rd day, June 28, 2014

Neil Wagner removed Shivnarine Chandepaul at the stroke of lunch

© WICB

Tour Results
South Africa v Australia at Centurion - Mar 14, 2014
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Mar 12, 2014
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth - Mar 9, 2014
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Mar 1-5, 2014
Australia won by 245 runs
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth - Feb 20-23, 2014
South Africa won by 231 runs
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