Mickey Arthur      

Full name John Michael Arthur

Born May 17, 1968, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Current age 46 years 168 days

Major teams Griqualand West, Orange Free State

Batting style Right-hand bat

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John Michael Arthur
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 110 207 8 6657 165 33.45 13 34 74 0
List A 150 146 5 3774 126* 26.76 2 19 40 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 110 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
List A 150 6 2 0 - - - 2.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1986-2001
List A span 1987-2000
Profile

Mickey Arthur was the type of player who commanded universal respect through his dedication and always showed the attributes of being a good coach. He managed 6557 runs playing for Free State, Griqualand West and South Africa A before hanging up his boots in 2001. He coached Griquas in the domestic competition before taking over the Eastern Cape side in 2003, and guiding them to the finals of the Standard Bank Pro20 series in the last two seasons. He was a slightly surprising choice to take over as the national coach in May 2005, succeeding Ray Jennings.

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Jul 24, 2013

Mickey Arthur talks to the media following conciliatory talks with Cricket Australia, Sydney, July 24, 2013

Mickey Arthur talks to the media folllowing conciliatory talks with Cricket Australia

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Jul 24, 2013

Mickey Arthur leaves after a conciliatory meeting with Cricket Australia, Sydney, July 24, 2013

Mickey Arthur leaves after a conciliatory meeting with Cricket Australia

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Jun 24, 2013

Mickey Arthur during a press conference, Bristol, June 24, 2013

Mickey Arthur during a press conference

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Notes

Orange Free State 1990/91-1994/95

Griqualand West 1986/87-1989/90 and 1995/96

Education: Westville BHS

Junior Representative Cricket: Ntl Nuff 1984-86

Country Fixtures Country Results
Cross Pool: KZ-Natal v E. Province at Durban - Oct 30-Nov 1
KZ-Natal 308/6d E. Province 53/7
Cross Pool: Boland v W Province at Paarl - Oct 30-Nov 1
Boland 159 & 93/3 W Province 384
Pool A: Border v North West at East London - Oct 30-Nov 1
North West 187 & 20/1 Border 197
Cross Pool: Free State v Northerns at Bloemfontein - Oct 30-Nov 1
Northerns 247 Free State 324/9
Cross Pool: S West D v Namibia at Oudtshoorn - Oct 30-Nov 1
Namibia 130 & 36/5 S West D 242
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