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George Bailey      

Full name George John Bailey

Born September 7, 1982, Launceston, Tasmania

Current age 34 years 322 days

Major teams Australia, Scotland, Australia A, Chennai Super Kings, Hampshire, Hobart Hurricanes, Kings XI Punjab, Melbourne Stars, Middlesex, Rising Pune Supergiants, Sussex, Tasmania, Tasmania Under-19s

Nickname Hector

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 1.78 m

George John Bailey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 5 8 1 183 53 26.14 311 58.84 0 1 15 8 10 0
ODIs Insights on odi 90 85 10 3044 156 40.58 3645 83.51 3 22 222 57 48 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 29 25 7 470 63 26.11 334 140.71 0 2 37 20 10 0
First-class 135 240 21 8805 200* 40.20 16186 54.39 22 42 118 0
List A 255 237 27 7661 156 36.48 9096 84.22 10 48 116 0
T20s Insights on t20 162 146 37 3177 76 29.14 2437 130.36 0 19 270 93 63 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs Insights on odi 90 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is Insights on t20i 29 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 135 96 55 0 - - - 3.43 - 0 0 0
List A 255 53 40 1 1/19 1/19 40.00 4.52 53.0 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 162 1 12 24 0 - - - 12.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Nov 21-24, 2013 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Sydney, Jan 3-5, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Australia at Kingstown, Mar 16, 2012 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne, Dec 9, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v India at Sydney, Feb 1, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 6, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut New South Wales v Tasmania at Sydney, Dec 16-19, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Hampshire at The Oval, Jul 3-6, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A Surrey v Hampshire at The Oval, May 14, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Queensland v Tasmania at Brisbane, Jan 6, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton, Jul 26, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6 Hampshire v Somerset Taunton 26 Jul 2017 T20
8 Hampshire v Essex Chelmsford 21 Jul 2017 T20
6 Hampshire v Sussex Southampton 20 Jul 2017 T20
28 Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 14 Jul 2017 T20
7* Hampshire v Sussex Hove 12 Jul 2017 T20
37* Hampshire v Glamorgan Cardiff 7 Jul 2017 T20
161, 0/9 Hampshire v Surrey The Oval 3 Jul 2017 FC
4, 8 Hampshire v Somerset Southampton 26 Jun 2017 FC
127, 10 Hampshire v Lancashire Manchester 19 Jun 2017 FC
8, 33 Hampshire v Sth Africa A Southampton 8 Jun 2017 FC
Profile

George Bailey had been on the Australian domestic cricket scene for a decade when he made his international debut in early 2012, yet few men have had such a meteoric rise. If that seems a contradiction, consider that Bailey went from uncapped to captain with nothing in between. Australia were searching for a new leader of their Twenty20 side and the Tasmanian Bailey was one of the most respected state skippers, and was thrust into the role to replace Cameron White. It made him the first man since Dave Gregory in the first Test match in 1877 to be named captain in his debut for Australia in any format. Over the next couple of years Bailey worked his way into Australia's team in all three forms of the game, and was part of the unchanged XI that delivered an Ashes whitewash in 2013-14.

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Jun 19, 2017

George Bailey's century held up Lancashire, Lancashire v Hampshire, Specsavers County Championship, Division One, Old Trafford, June 19, 2017

George Bailey's century held up Lancashire

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May 20, 2017

George Bailey misjudes a leave, Essex v Hampshire, Specsavers Championship Division One, Chelmsford, May 20, 2017

George Bailey misjudges a leave

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May 14, 2017

George Bailey goes on the rampage for Hampshire, Surrey v Hampshire, Royal London Cup, Kia Oval

George Bailey goes on the rampage for Hampshire

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Notes

Australian One-Day International Player of the Year - 2014

Tournament Results
Australia v England at Bridgetown - May 16, 2010
England won by 7 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Gros Islet - May 14, 2010
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Gros Islet - May 13, 2010
England won by 7 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
West Indies v Australia at Gros Islet - May 11, 2010
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Gros Islet - May 11, 2010
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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