Brendan Taylor      

Full name Brendan Ross Murray Taylor

Born February 6, 1986, Harare

Current age 32 years 288 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Chittagong Kings, Mashonaland A, Mid West Rhinos, Nottinghamshire, Prime Bank Cricket Club, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Wellington, Zimbabwe A, Zimbabwe Under-19s, Zimbabwe XI

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Brendan Ross Murray Taylor
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 28 56 4 1840 171 35.38 3564 51.62 6 8 186 15 27 0
ODIs Insights on odi 188 187 15 6156 145* 35.79 8085 76.14 10 36 537 96 118 29
T20Is Insights on t20i 30 30 5 660 75* 26.40 565 116.81 0 5 58 18 14 2
First-class 127 230 13 8791 217 40.51 31 31 142 4
List A 297 289 26 9278 154 35.27 18 51 184 41
T20s Insights on t20 134 128 18 2975 101* 27.04 2484 119.76 1 22 272 76 54 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 28 4 42 38 0 - - - 5.42 - 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 188 21 396 406 9 3/54 3/54 45.11 6.15 44.0 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 30 2 30 17 1 1/16 1/16 17.00 3.40 30.0 0 0 0
First-class 127 384 225 4 2/36 56.25 3.51 96.0 0 0 0
List A 297 606 604 20 5/28 5/28 30.20 5.98 30.3 0 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 134 8 150 152 8 3/38 3/38 19.00 6.08 18.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, May 6-8, 2004 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Nov 11-15, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Apr 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Oct 26, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Nov 11-15, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Manicaland v Mashonaland at Mutare, Dec 3, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Oct 26, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
110, 106* Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Dhaka 11 Nov 2018 Test # 2325 Insights on
6, 24 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Sylhet 3 Nov 2018 Test # 2323 Insights on
5, 0c/0s Zimbabweans v BCB XI Chittagong 29 Oct 2018 Other
75, 0c/0s Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 26 Oct 2018 ODI # 4061 Insights on
75, 0c/1s Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 24 Oct 2018 ODI # 4060 Insights on
5c/0s, 5 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Dhaka 21 Oct 2018 ODI # 4057 Insights on
6 Zimbabweans v BCB XI Savar (4) 19 Oct 2018 Other OD
29, 0c/0s Zimbabwe v South Africa Potchefstroom 12 Oct 2018 T20I # 699
0c/0s, 19 Zimbabwe v South Africa East London 9 Oct 2018 T20I # 698
40, 1c/0s Zimbabwe v South Africa Paarl 6 Oct 2018 ODI # 4051 Insights on
Profile

Brendan Taylor, a wicketkeeper-batsman and statistically one of the finest players that Zimbabwe has ever produced, abandoned Zimbabwe's international set-up when he played his final game against India in their last Group B game of the 2015 World Cup. Taylor, disillusioned with international cricket, signed a three-year Kolpak deal with Nottinghamshire which made him ineligible to play for Zimbabwe while that contract is in effect. He made his decision slightly open-ended, not entirely ruling out the possibility that he might one day return to the fold. And he did just that.

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Nov 15, 2018

Brendan Taylor ramps one over, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 5th day, November 15, 2018

Brendan Taylor ramps one over

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Nov 14, 2018

Brendan Taylor works one through midwicket, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Dhaka, 4th day, November 14, 2018

Brendan Taylor works one through midwicket

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Nov 13, 2018

Brendan Taylor shuffles across and fends one awkwardly, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Dhaka, 3rd day, November 13, 2018

Brendan Taylor shuffles across and fends one awkwardly

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