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Mickey Arthur      

Full name John Michael Arthur

Born May 17, 1968, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Current age 46 years 105 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

Tournament Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Bridgetown - Apr 28, 2007
Australia won by 53 runs (D/L method)
Australia v South Africa at Gros Islet - Apr 25, 2007
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 111 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Apr 24, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 81 runs
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 21, 2007
England won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at St George's - Apr 20, 2007
Australia won by 215 runs
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