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Bruce Reid

Australia|Bowler
Bruce Reid
INTL CAREER: 1985 - 1992
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Full Name

Bruce Anthony Reid

Born

March 14, 1963, Osborne Park, Perth, Western Australia

Age

60y 354d

Batting Style

Left hand Bat

Bowling Style

Left arm Fast medium

Playing Role

Bowler

Height

2.03 m

RELATIONS

(cousin)

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Bruce Reid was a tall, gangling left-arm pace bowler who made his debut alongside Merv Hughes and Geoff Marsh in 1985-86, when Australia were at a low ebb. Able to straighten the ball into the right-hander as well as slant it away, and with naturally steep bounce, Reid immediately became Australia's mainstay. His crowning achievement was to take 13 wickets against England at Melbourne in 1990, and 12 against India a year later at the same venue.

But his slight frame could not stand up to the rigours of fast bowling. In December 1987, at 24, he was forced off the field against New Zealand in Adelaide with the first of many recurring back injuries. Despite painstaking rehabilitation programmes and several comebacks, Reid would play just 12 more Tests, bowing out at the age of 29 in 1992. His record, though brief, remains impressive - in 27 Tests he took 113 wickets at 24.63 with a strike rate of 55.20.

Bruce Reid Career Stats

Bowling

FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Tests2742624427841137/5113/14824.632.6755.21152
ODIs616132502203635/535/5334.964.0651.5010
FC96-2083193233507/51-26.632.6859.5-123
List A96-511232491065/535/5330.653.8148.2110

Batting & Fielding

FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Tests27341493134.6539423.60007050
ODIs6121849103.7611741.88002060
FC9610642503307.85--00--190
List A96321410415*5.77--00--110
Bruce Anthony Reid

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Debut/Last Matches of Bruce Reid

Recent Matches of Bruce Reid

MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
CA Chairman vs Sth Africans--0/1909-Dec-2005Perth (Lilac Hill)OTHER
Sth Africans vs --0/2605-Dec-2001Perth (Lilac Hill)OTHER
England XI vs 0*1/3029-Oct-1998Perth (Lilac Hill)OTHER
West Aust vs NSW13/59 & 0/2126-Jan-1996SydneyFC
West Aust vs South Aust0* & 0*3/54 & 1/6605-Jan-1996PerthFC

Photos of Bruce Reid

Bruce Reid poses with Joel Paris and Scott Boland
Bruce Reid telling Irfan Pathan and L Balaji about the tricks of the trade
Bruce Reid telling Irfan Pathan and L Balaji about the tricks of the trade
Bruce Reid of the Chairman's XI sends down a delivery
Bruce Reid Hampshire Cricket bowling coach
Players return for 2003 Season