Alex Carey      

Full name Alex Tyson Carey

Born August 27, 1991, Loxton, South Australia

Current age 28 years 283 days

Major teams Australia, Adelaide Strikers, Australia A, Australian Prime Minister's Invitation XI, Australian XI, Brad Haddin XII, South Australia, South Australia Under-17s, South Australia Under-19s, South Australia Under-23s, Sussex

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Alex Tyson Carey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 36 32 6 884 85 34.00 969 91.22 0 4 93 6 42 5
T20Is 28 16 4 173 37* 14.41 139 124.46 0 0 13 6 14 9
First-class 36 63 6 1924 143 33.75 3281 58.64 4 10 235 17 129 2
List A 68 64 7 1880 92 32.98 2193 85.72 0 12 212 18 77 6
T20s 74 60 8 1621 100 31.17 1235 131.25 1 8 152 49 52 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v England at Brisbane, Jan 19, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Mar 13, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Feb 3, 2018 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Feb 26, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 19-21, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Tasmania v South Australia at Hobart, Dec 7-10, 2019 scorecard
List A debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Feb 17, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, Mar 13, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers at Sydney, Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, Feb 26, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 2c/0s Australia v New Zealand Sydney 13 Mar 2020 ODI # 4255
0, 1c/0s Australia v South Africa Potchefstroom 7 Mar 2020 ODI # 4254
21, 0c/0s Australia v South Africa Bloemfontein 4 Mar 2020 ODI # 4252
2c/0s, 5 Australia v South Africa Paarl 29 Feb 2020 ODI # 4248
7, 0c/0s Australia v South Africa Cape Town 26 Feb 2020 T20I # 1065
0c/0s, 14 Australia v South Africa Port Elizabeth 23 Feb 2020 T20I # 1052
27, 1c/0s Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 21 Feb 2020 T20I # 1046
1c/0s, 28 Strikers v Syd Thunder Adelaide 1 Feb 2020 T20
0c/0s, 39 Strikers v Hurricanes Adelaide 26 Jan 2020 T20
25, 2c/0s Strikers v Scorchers Perth 24 Jan 2020 T20
Profile

As inaugural captain of the Greater Western Sydney Giants on their road towards inclusion in the Australian Football League, Alex Carey appeared to be a talent lost to cricket. But the fade of his Australian football career around his 20th birthday left him to fall back on the other sport that had competed for his junior attention, starting a road to becoming Australia's limited-overs wicketkeeper and vice-captain.

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Mar 13, 2020

Tom Latham cuts one away as Alex Carey watches on, Australia v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Sydney, March 13, 2020

Tom Latham cuts one away as Alex Carey watches on

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Feb 26, 2020

Alex Carey's bails go flying, South Africa v Australia, 3rd T20I, Newlands, February 26, 2020

Alex Carey's bails go flying

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Feb 25, 2020

Justin Langer works with Alex Carey during training, Cape Town, February 25, 2020

Justin Langer works with Alex Carey during training

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