Peter Roach      

Full name Peter John Roach

Born May 19, 1975, Kew, Melbourne, Victoria

Current age 39 years 123 days

Major teams Victoria

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Peter John Roach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 25 42 12 829 108* 27.63 1 4 84 2
List A 9 6 1 64 26 12.80 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 25 6 2 0 - - - 2.00 - 0 0 0
List A 9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 1995/96
Last First-class Victoria v South Australia at Melbourne, Jan 28-31, 2005 scorecard
List A debut 1995/96
Last List A Victoria v South Australia at Melbourne, Jan 18, 2004 scorecard
Profile

The long-term understudy of Darren Berry, Peter Roach got an extended opportunity in 2004-05 but was replaced by the young Adam Crosthwaite. Roach played seven Pura Cup matches and struggled to contribute with the bat, adding another chapter to his struggles to play state cricket. Roach had an excellent junior career and was in the Australia Under-17 team in the early 1990s and then toured India with the national under-19 team in 1994. He attended the Academy in 1995 and in the next season gained promotion to Victoria's senior team for the first time - at the shock expense of Berry amid a turbulent summer for the Bushrangers. In scoring confident half-centuries in each of his opening two first-class matches, he created an immediate impression during a ten-match stay. From there, though, only a handful of further interstate matches followed.
Cricinfo staff June 2006

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Notes

Australia Under-19s 1993/94

Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy 1995

Country Fixtures Country Results
4th Match, Group A: Dolphins v Scorchers at Mohali
Sep 20, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
6th Match, Group B: Cape Cobras v Hurricanes at Hyderabad (Deccan)
Sep 21, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
9th Match, Group B: Hurricanes v Northern D at Raipur
Sep 23, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
10th Match, Group A: KKR v Scorchers at Hyderabad (Deccan)
Sep 24, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
1st ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (SSC)
Sep 25, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
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