Brendon McCullum      

Full name Brendon Barrie McCullum

Born September 27, 1981, Dunedin, Otago

Current age 34 years 272 days

Major teams New Zealand, Brisbane Heat, Canterbury, Chennai Super Kings, Glamorgan, Gujarat Lions, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Kolkata Knight Riders, New South Wales, Otago, Sussex, Warwickshire

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Father - SJ McCullum, Brother - NL McCullum

Brendon Barrie McCullum
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 101 176 9 6453 302 38.64 9989 64.60 12 31 776 107 198 11
ODIs 260 228 28 6083 166 30.41 6312 96.37 5 32 577 200 262 15
T20Is 71 70 10 2140 123 35.66 1571 136.21 2 13 199 91 36 8
First-class 150 261 13 9210 302 37.13 17 46 308 19
List A 308 270 32 7368 170 30.95 9 37 305 17
Twenty20 241 237 23 6797 158* 31.76 4949 137.34 7 33 651 314 99 14
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 101 8 175 88 1 1/1 1/13 88.00 3.01 175.0 0 0 0
ODIs 260 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 150 259 140 1 1/1 1/13 140.00 3.24 259.0 0 0 0
List A 308 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 241 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton, Mar 10-14, 2004 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch, Feb 20-24, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Jan 17, 2002 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Feb 8, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 17, 2005 scorecard
Last T20I England v New Zealand at Manchester, Jun 23, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1999/00
Last First-class New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch, Feb 20-24, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Glamorgan v Middlesex at Cardiff, Jun 14, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Feb 17, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
87* Middlesex v Kent Canterbury 24 Jun 2016 T20
7 Middlesex v Somerset Lord's 23 Jun 2016 T20
16 Middlesex v Surrey The Oval 17 Jun 2016 T20
- Middlesex v Sussex Lord's 16 Jun 2016 T20
110 Middlesex v Glamorgan Cardiff 14 Jun 2016 LA
44 Middlesex v Sussex Hove 12 Jun 2016 LA
16 Middlesex v Essex Chelmsford 10 Jun 2016 T20
74 Middlesex v Hampshire Radlett 7 Jun 2016 LA
6 Middlesex v Gloucs Northwood 2 Jun 2016 T20
32 Guj Lions v Sunrisers Delhi 27 May 2016 T20
Profile

Brash, brutal and brilliant to watch, Brendon McCullum can bruise bowling attacks like few other men in international cricket. A wicketkeeper-batsman, McCullum has been used throughout the New Zealand batting order, but whenever he arrives at the crease it's impossible to look away. He muscles balls over both sides of the field and was responsible for getting the IPL off to an electrifying start, lighting up the tournament's first match with 158 and showing what the format had to offer. And he reprised that style in Tests too - striking the fastest century in the format's history in his final match.

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Timeline
    • January 17, 2002
      Deceptive debut
      • Brendon McCcullum makes his ODI debut against Australia at the SCG and scores 5.
    • December 29, 2002
      Five-for behind the stumps
      • McCullum takes four catches and effects a stumping against India in Napier, his five dismissals in an innings equal Adam Parore's New Zealand record. He's had five dismissals in an innings three times since.
    • November 3, 2003
      A fifty at last
      • Scores maiden ODI half-century in his 29th game - 51 not out against Australia in Pune.
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Jun 12, 2016

Brendon McCullum struck a brisk 44, Sussex v Middlesex, Royal London Cup, South Group, Hove, June 12, 2016

Brendon McCullum struck a brisk 44

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Jun 11, 2016

Brendon McCullum rings the five-minute bell at Lord's, England v Sri Lanka, 3rd Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day, June 11, 2016

Brendon McCullum rings the five-minute bell at Lord's

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Jun 3, 2016

Brendon McCullum, NBA All-Star Andre Drummond and Eoin Morgan at a promotional event, Lord's, June 3, 2016

Brendon McCullum, NBA All-Star Andre Drummond and Eoin Morgan at Lord's for a promotional event

© Eoin Morgan

Notes

New Zealand Cricket Almanack Player of the Year - 2008, 2015

ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year - 2010

ICC Spirit of Cricket Award - 2015

Tour Results
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele - Nov 21, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele - Nov 19, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Dambulla - Nov 16, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 36 runs (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 12, 2013
New Zealand won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 10, 2013
No result
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