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Nick Beard      

Full name Nicholas Brendan Beard

Born September 16, 1989, Dunedin, Otago

Current age 27 years 83 days

Major teams New Zealand Under-19s, Otago

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Nicholas Brendan Beard
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 36 44 15 714 188 24.62 1643 43.45 1 1 106 2 11 0
List A 36 20 10 125 24* 12.50 166 75.30 0 0 11 0 3 0
Twenty20 55 18 11 101 20 14.42 96 105.20 0 0 5 4 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 36 58 6220 3062 69 6/107 7/194 44.37 2.95 90.1 4 1 0
List A 36 35 1705 1433 32 3/34 3/34 44.78 5.04 53.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 55 51 1065 1227 46 4/16 4/16 26.67 6.91 23.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Otago v Auckland at Queenstown, Mar 13-15, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Canterbury v Otago at Christchurch, Oct 24-27, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Auckland v Otago at Auckland, Dec 17, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Auckland v Otago at Auckland, Mar 23, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northern Districts v Otago at Mt Maunganui, Jan 3, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Otago v Wellington at Dunedin, Nov 30, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/39, 22, 2/92, 25* Otago v Canterbury Christchurch 24 Oct 2015 FC
14, 4/177 Otago v Central D Napier 15 Oct 2015 FC
38, 2/94 Otago v Canterbury Rangiora 7 Oct 2015 Other
- Otago v Wellington Dunedin 30 Nov 2014 T20
10*, 0/28 Otago v Central D Napier 28 Nov 2014 T20
1/24, 9* Otago v Northern D Wellington 23 Nov 2014 T20
0/28, 9 Otago v Canterbury Dunedin 20 Nov 2014 T20
2*, 0/21 Otago v Canterbury Christchurch 16 Nov 2014 T20
4, 0/34 Otago v Central D Dunedin 13 Nov 2014 T20
13*, 0/28 Otago v Wellington Hamilton 9 Nov 2014 T20
Profile

Nick Beard, a slow left-arm spinner and lower-order batsman, took to cricket at the age of six in his hometown of Otago. Having represented Otago at the Under-17 and 19 levels, he was included in New Zealand's squad for the junior World Cup in Malaysia. His favourite cricketer is Nathan Astle and if he doesn't stick on as a professional cricketer Beard aspires to become a sports journalist.
Cricinfo staff February 2008

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Sep 29, 2013

Nick Beard misjudged a catch off Quinton de Kock, Lions v Otago, Group A, Champions League 2013, Jaipur, September 29, 2013

Nick Beard misjudged a catch off Quinton de Kock

© BCCI

Sep 29, 2013

Nick Beard picked up two wickets in two balls, Lions v Otago, Group A, Champions League 2013, Jaipur, September 29, 2013

Nick Beard picked up two wickets in two balls

© BCCI

Tour Results
West Indies v Australia at Roseau - Apr 23-27, 2012
Australia won by 75 runs
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - Apr 15-19, 2012
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - Apr 7-11, 2012
Australia won by 3 wickets
WICB Pres XI v Australians at Cave Hill - Apr 2-4, 2012
Australians won by 8 wickets
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - Mar 30, 2012
West Indies won by 14 runs
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