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Murray Goodwin      

Full name Murray William Goodwin

Born December 11, 1972, Salisbury (now Harare)

Current age 41 years 223 days

Major teams Netherlands, Zimbabwe, ACB Chairman's XI, Ahmedabad Rockets, Cricket Australia Chairman's XI, ICL World XI, Mashonaland, Mashonaland A, Subiaco-Floreat, Sussex, Warriors, Western Australia, Western Australia Second XI

Nickname Muzza, Fuzz, Goodie

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 1.77 m

Education St John's, Harare, Zimbabwe; Newtonmoore Senior High, Bunbury, Western Australia

Murray William Goodwin
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 19 37 4 1414 166* 42.84 3053 46.31 3 8 165 5 10 0
ODIs 71 70 3 1818 112* 27.13 2654 68.50 2 8 160 8 20 0
First-class 319 552 46 23634 344* 46.70 71 98 167 0
List A 375 356 42 11170 167 35.57 14 67 112 0
Twenty20 118 106 14 2568 102* 27.91 2077 123.63 2 14 281 36 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 19 8 119 69 0 - - - 3.47 - 0 0 0
ODIs 71 15 248 210 4 1/12 1/12 52.50 5.08 62.0 0 0 0
First-class 319 713 376 7 2/23 53.71 3.16 101.8 0 0
List A 375 351 306 7 1/9 1/9 43.71 5.23 50.1 0 0 0
Twenty20 118 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Kandy, Jan 7-11, 1998 scorecard
Last Test England v Zimbabwe at Nottingham, Jun 1-5, 2000 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Colombo (SSC), Jan 22, 1998 scorecard
Last ODI England v Zimbabwe at Lord's, Jul 22, 2000 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1994/95
Last First-class Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Derby, Jul 20-22, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1994/95
Last List A Glamorgan v Nottinghamshire at Lord's, Sep 21, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jun 13, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
44, 0 Glamorgan v Derbyshire Derby 20 Jul 2014 FC
71 Glamorgan v Essex Cardiff 18 Jul 2014 T20
35 Glamorgan v Sussex Hove 15 Jul 2014 T20
16* Glamorgan v Surrey The Oval 11 Jul 2014 T20
6, 45 Glamorgan v Surrey Colwyn Bay 6 Jul 2014 FC
- Glamorgan v Somerset Cardiff 4 Jul 2014 T20
- Glamorgan v Middlesex Richmond 3 Jul 2014 T20
23, 102* Glam 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Middlesbrough 1 Jul 2014 Other
11 Glam 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Middlesbrough 30 Jun 2014 Other OD
108, 19 Glam 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Cardiff 24 Jun 2014 Other
Profile

Murray Goodwin is a diminutive and sometimes destructive player who can bat anywhere in the top four. His formative years were spent on the bouncy WACA wickets in Perth, and left him a predominantly back-foot player who cuts and pulls the pacemen with impunity. His light feet and willingness to use them make him equally adept against spin, and he is quick and alert in the field. Goodwin was born in Rhodesia, where he returned after his family had emigrated to Australia while he was still a youngster. But his wife could not settle in Zimbabwe, and Goodwin went back to Australia after the England tour of 2000, thus ending a Test career that, despite just 19 games, placed him in the upper echelons of Zimbabwe cricket history.

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Apr 10, 2013

Murray Goodwin works to leg, Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, April 10, 2013

Murray Goodwin works to leg

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Apr 10, 2013

Murray Goodwin plays one off his pads, Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 1st day, April 10, 2013

Murray Goodwin plays one off his pads

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Sep 6, 2012

Murray Goodwin leaves the field after his last innings for Sussex, Sussex v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Hove, 3rd day, September, 6, 2012

Murray Goodwin leaves the field after his last innings for Sussex

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Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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