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Scott Boland

Australia|Bowler
Scott Boland
INTL CAREER: 2016 - 2022
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Full Name

Scott Michael Boland

Born

April 11, 1989, Melbourne, Australia

Age

33y 303d

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Right arm Fast medium

Playing Role

Bowler

A fast bowler from the Frankston-Peninsula club in Melbourne, Scott Boland had been a stalwart of the domestic game with a brief opportunity in limited-overs internationals when he made a remarkable start to his Test career at the age of 32 by ripping through England at his home ground the MCG with 6 for 7. He became just the second male Indigenous Test player for Australia after Jason Gillespie and ended his debut series with a bowling average of 9.55.

Boland made his Victoria debut in 2011-12, but it was not until 2013-14 that he enjoyed an extended run in the Sheffield Shield side. A consistent performer, Boland collected another 25 wickets in the 2014-15 Shield season and in 2015-16 earned an unexpected call as a standby player for Australia's squad for the Hobart Test against West Indies. The promotion came after Boland collected a career-best 7 for 31 in a Shield win over Western Australia.

ODI and T20I debuts came in the same summer, and he finished the season with the Bill Lawry Medal as Victoria's Sheffield Shield Player of the Year. He toured West Indies, Sri Lanka and South Africa with Australia's ODI and T20 teams in 2016, but further opportunities weren't forthcoming. In 2018-19 he was the Sheffield Shield Player of the Year taking 48 wickets at 19.66, helping Victoria claim the title.
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Career Averages
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test612931342286/77/5512.212.2033.2110
ODI1413716725163/673/6745.316.0744.7000
T20I33669033/263/2630.008.1822.0000
FC921681779280403287/319/7224.512.7154.21780
List A636232953031755/635/6340.415.5143.9210
T20626213691902754/304/3025.368.3318.2200
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Test6412510*8.336140.98002040
ODI1441943.002240.90000030
T20I3-----------10
FC92108379195112.94285032.24021272280
List A633413136196.4724655.280062120
T20622316711010.148187.65007080
Scott Michael Boland
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Recent Matches - Player
MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
Australia vs South Africa--1/34 & 2/4926-Dec-2022MelbourneTest # 2485
Australia vs South Africa12/28 & 2/1417-Dec-2022BrisbaneTest # 2482
Australia vs West Indies--0/29 & 3/1608-Dec-2022AdelaideTest # 2479
Victoria vs Queensland61/2215-Nov-2022BrisbaneList A
Victoria vs Queensland11 & 5*3/4110-Nov-2022BrisbaneFC
Photos
Scott Boland appeals successfully for the wicket of Kyle Verreynne
Scott Boland broke through after lunch to send back Kyle Verreynne
Will second-innings Boland come to the party for Australia again?
Scott Boland gave Australia their first breakthrough
Scott Boland fans were out in numbers
Local hero Scott Boland drew maximum applause