Chris Matthews

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Chris Matthews
INTL CAREER: 1986 - 1988
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Full Name

Christopher Darrell Matthews

Born

September 22, 1962, Cunderdin, Perth, Western Australia

Age

60y 182d

Batting Style

Left hand Bat

Bowling Style

Left arm Fast

Wisden Overview
A lively left-arm seamer from Perth, Chris Matthews performed creditably on his debut against England at Brisbane in 1986-87 but he was dropped after the next Test as the Australian selectors, shocked by the unexpected competence of England's batting line-up, turned first to spin (Peter Sleep) and then raw pace (Craig McDermott). He returned for the first Test against the West Indies in 1988-89, but his wicketless contribution to a nine-wicket, three-day defeat was his last at the highest level. He played one season for Lancashire in 1988, making three first-class appearances, and left Western Australia at the end of the 1990-91 season, seeing out his career with Tasmania.

Career Averages
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Test350543210.8012244.26007010
FC1001231721467520.24--09--310
List A342342084310.94--00--30
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test3657031363/953/10652.163.2995.0000
FC100-21058106803808/101-28.103.0455.4-220
List A34-15041123454/314/3124.954.4833.4100
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Debut/Last Matches - Player
FC Matches
Span
1984/85 - 1994/95
List A Matches
Span
1985/86 - 1994/95
Recent Matches - Player
MatchBowlDateGroundFormat
CA Chairman vs England XI3/3808-Dec-2006Perth (Lilac Hill)OTHER
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