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Tim Southee      

Full name Timothy Grant Southee

Born December 11, 1988, Whangarei, Northland

Current age 27 years 63 days

Major teams New Zealand, Chennai Super Kings, Essex, New Zealand Under-19s, Northern Districts, Rajasthan Royals

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Timothy Grant Southee
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 46 74 6 1156 77* 17.00 1332 86.78 0 3 110 55 29 0
ODIs 99 54 19 384 32 10.97 395 97.21 0 0 26 17 23 0
T20Is 38 15 5 75 23 7.50 69 108.69 0 0 6 3 16 0
First-class 80 112 9 1814 156 17.61 2125 85.36 1 5 180 75 38 0
List A 112 65 20 538 66* 11.95 526 102.28 0 1 40 23 28 0
Twenty20 109 53 13 411 74 10.27 279 147.31 0 1 39 20 44 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 46 85 10100 5130 163 7/64 10/108 31.47 3.04 61.9 11 4 1
ODIs 99 97 4846 4318 135 7/33 7/33 31.98 5.34 35.8 4 2 0
T20Is 38 37 822 1182 46 5/18 5/18 25.69 8.62 17.8 0 1 0
First-class 80 145 16286 8177 296 8/27 10/108 27.62 3.01 55.0 16 12 1
List A 112 110 5513 4915 151 7/33 7/33 32.54 5.34 36.5 4 2 0
Twenty20 109 107 2339 3213 127 6/16 6/16 25.29 8.24 18.4 0 2 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v England at Napier, Mar 22-26, 2008 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Hamilton, Dec 18-21, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v New Zealand at Chester-le-Street, Jun 15, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nelson, Dec 31, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v England at Auckland, Feb 5, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I England v New Zealand at Manchester, Jun 23, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Otago v Northern Districts at Dunedin, Feb 19-22, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Central Districts v Northern Districts at Napier, Feb 5-8, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Dec 30, 2007 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nelson, Dec 31, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northern Districts v Central Districts at Hamilton, Jan 13, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 England v New Zealand at Manchester, Jun 23, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 1/37, 1/30 Northern D v Central D Napier 5 Feb 2016 FC
18*, 0/44 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Nelson 31 Dec 2015 ODI # 3717
3/63, 4, 4/26 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Hamilton 18 Dec 2015 Test # 2194
2, 3/71, 3/52 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Dunedin 10 Dec 2015 Test # 2192
16, 1/50, 13, 0/58 New Zealand v Australia Adelaide 27 Nov 2015 Test # 2190
1/44, 39 N Zealanders v WA XI Perth 21 Nov 2015 Other
0/88, 21, 4/97 New Zealand v Australia Perth 13 Nov 2015 Test # 2187
1/70, 14, 5 New Zealand v Australia Brisbane 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2185
0/4 N Zealanders v CA XI Sydney 29 Oct 2015 FC
2*, 1/28 N Zealanders v PM's XI Canberra 23 Oct 2015 Other OD
Profile

Tim Southee, a right-arm swing bowler, burst upon the international scene in great style when still only 19. Handed his Test debut against England in Napier, Southee responded with 5 for 55 before smashing 77 off 40 balls in the second innings with nine sixes to hint at a bright all-round future. He bettered that performance with 7 for 64 against India in Bangalore in 2012, also the best figures by a New Zealand bowler in India. Allan Donald had stated that Southee had the potential to become the best swing bowler in the world. His ability to generate late outswing at a brisk pace makes him a good attacking bowler in Tests; and his 2011 World Cup performance of 18 wickets at 17.33 suggested that he could be quite a handful in ODIs as well, when not affected by fitness worries.

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Feb 12, 2016

Tim Southee had David Warner caught behind, New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, Wellington, 1st day, February 12, 2016

Tim Southee had David Warner caught behind

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Dec 20, 2015

Tim Southee struck four times in Sri Lanka's second innings, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Hamilton, 3rd day, December 20, 2015

Tim Southee struck four times in Sri Lanka's second innings

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Dec 20, 2015

New Zealand celebrate the wicket of Dimuth Karunaratne, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Hamilton, 3rd day, December 20, 2015

Tim Southee is handed the ball by Neil Wagner

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Notes

New Zealand Cricket Almanack Player of the Year 2008

ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year 2011

Tour Results
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (PSS) - Nov 25-29, 2012
New Zealand won by 167 runs
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle - Nov 17-19, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 12, 2012
No result
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 10, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 34 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele - Nov 6, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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