Neil Wagner      

Full name Neil Wagner

Born March 13, 1986, Pretoria, Transvaal

Current age 34 years 115 days

Major teams New Zealand, Lancashire, New Zealand A, Northerns, Otago

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Neil Wagner
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 48 63 17 575 47 12.50 1281 44.88 0 0 63 21 12 0
First-class 172 228 49 2953 70 16.49 5690 51.89 0 8 77 51 0
List A 108 59 10 580 42 11.83 726 79.88 0 0 44 12 18 0
T20s 76 38 16 198 16* 9.00 160 123.75 0 0 13 8 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 48 90 10743 5480 206 7/39 9/73 26.60 3.06 52.1 9 9 0
First-class 172 316 36011 19267 722 7/39 11/111 26.68 3.21 49.8 38 36 2
List A 108 104 5276 4775 166 5/34 5/34 28.76 5.43 31.7 11 2 0
T20s 76 72 1502 2198 79 4/33 4/33 27.82 8.78 19.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v New Zealand at North Sound, Jul 25-29, 2012 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v India at Christchurch, Feb 29-Mar 2, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Jan 19-21, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Northern Districts v Canterbury at Hamilton, Mar 10-13, 2020 scorecard
List A debut North West v Northerns at Potchefstroom, Jan 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Jan 29, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Otago v Canterbury at Dunedin, Feb 4, 2009 scorecard
Last T20s Northern Districts v Otago at Mount Maunganui, Feb 9, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 2/76, 3/77 Northern D v Canterbury Hamilton 10 Mar 2020 FC
1/29, 21, 1/18 New Zealand v India Christchurch 29 Feb 2020 Test # 2387
1/56, 20 Northern D v Auckland Auckland 29 Jan 2020 LA
0/36, 6 Northern D v Wellington Wellington 26 Jan 2020 LA
3/66, 0, 0/37, 0* New Zealand v Australia Sydney 3 Jan 2020 Test # 2378
4/83, 18*, 3/50, 6* New Zealand v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2019 Test # 2376
4/92, 0, 3/59, 8 New Zealand v Australia Perth 12 Dec 2019 Test # 2374
0, 5/124 New Zealand v England Hamilton 29 Nov 2019 Test # 2371
3/90, 11*, 5/44 New Zealand v England Mount Maunganui 21 Nov 2019 Test # 2367
4, 6/114 Northern D v Otago Dunedin 8 Nov 2019 FC
Profile

An indefatigable left-arm seamer, Neil Wagner is among several South African-born recruits plying their trade in New Zealand and, latterly, in English county cricket. Although not express pace, Wagner's strength is an ability to swing the ball combined with a tenacious attitude. Once known only for his new-ball exploits, Wagner has added reverse swing to his repertoire to become a more complete bowler, capable of taking wickets even in unhelpful conditions.

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Mar 2, 2020

New Zealand with their spoils after the 2-0 win over India, New Zealand v India, 2nd Test, Christchurch, 3rd day, March 2, 2020

New Zealand with their spoils after the 2-0 win over India

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Jan 4, 2020

Neil Wagner has fun with the crowd, Australia v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Sydney, 2nd day, January 4, 2020

Neil Wagner has fun with the crowd

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Dec 28, 2019

Neil Wagner removed Steven Smith for the fourth time in the series, Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 3rd day, December 28, 2019

Neil Wagner removed Steven Smith for the fourth time in the series

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