Full name Jason Paul Behrendorff
Born April 20, 1990, Camden, New South Wales
Current age 30 years 276 days
Major teams Australia, Australian Capital Territory Under-19s, Mumbai Indians, Perth Scorchers, Tuggeranong Valley, Western Australia, Western Australia Under-23s
Playing role Bowler
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium
|ODI debut||Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 12, 2019 scorecard|
|Last ODI||England v Australia at Birmingham, Jul 11, 2019 scorecard|
|T20I debut||India v Australia at Ranchi, Oct 7, 2017 scorecard|
|Last T20I||India v Australia at Bengaluru, Feb 27, 2019 scorecard|
|First-class debut||Victoria v Western Australia at Melbourne, Nov 11-14, 2011 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Western Australia v Queensland at Perth, Nov 24-27, 2017 scorecard|
|List A debut||Western Australia v Tasmania at Bunbury, Feb 19, 2011 scorecard|
|Last List A||England v Australia at Birmingham, Jul 11, 2019 scorecard|
|T20s debut||Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Renegades at Perth, Dec 29, 2012 scorecard|
|Last T20s||Perth Scorchers v Brisbane Heat at Melbourne (Docklands), Jan 19, 2021 scorecard|
|Bat & Bowl||Team||Opposition||Ground||Match Date||Scorecard|
|2/17||Scorchers||v Heat||Melbourne (Docklands)||19 Jan 2021||T20|
|1/19||Scorchers||v Sixers||Canberra||16 Jan 2021||T20|
|1/21||Scorchers||v Hurricanes||Perth||12 Jan 2021||T20|
|2/25||Scorchers||v Thunder||Perth||9 Jan 2021||T20|
|1/16||Scorchers||v Sixers||Perth||6 Jan 2021||T20|
|1/13||Scorchers||v Renegades||Perth||3 Jan 2021||T20|
|0/22||Scorchers||v Strikers||Adelaide||31 Dec 2020||T20|
|0/23, 6*||Scorchers||v Strikers||Adelaide||28 Dec 2020||T20|
|1/32||Scorchers||v Thunder||Canberra||22 Dec 2020||T20|
|3*, 0/34||Scorchers||v Renegades||Hobart||12 Dec 2020||T20|
A left-arm bowler with good pace and the ability to swing the ball, Jason Behrendorff has come to prominence for Australia in limited-overs cricket as a new ball specialist. He was born in Sydney and raised in Canberra but has made his career with Western Australia after there during the 2009 off-season. He made his first-class debut in 2011-12 but his breakthrough season was 2013-14, when he finished second only to Steve O'Keefe on the Sheffield Shield wicket tally with 40 victims at 22.70. That season earned him a call-up to the Australia A squad for their four-day matches against South Africa in the 2014 winter.
He followed up with another superb 2014-15 season where he helped WA win a domestic one-day title and Perth Scorchers win the BBL title. He was named the Australian domestic cricketer of the year in January 2015. Injuries plagued him in 2016-17 but he took 14 for 89 in a Shield match against Victoria, the ninth best Shield figures in history and the second best since World War Two. He has only played a handful of first-class matches since as ongoing back issues have forced him to focus on limited-overs cricket.
He made his T20 international debut in India in October 2017 and took an impressive 4 for 21 in his second game in Guwahati, removing India's top four of Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli and Manish Pandey. He made his ODI debut in January 2019 and removed Dhawan again in his first over. He was used judiciously in a specialist new ball role on the ODI tours of India and the UAE leading to his selection in the 2019 World Cup squad.
Away from cricket, Behrendorff has studied sports science.
Australian Domestic Player of the Year - 2015