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Michael Leask
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Michael Leask

Scotland|Allrounder
Michael Leask

INTL CAREER: 2013 - 2021

Full Name

Michael Alexander Leask

Born

October 29, 1990, Aberdeen

Age

30y 352d

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm offbreak

Playing Role

Allrounder

TEAMS

Michael Leask is an explosive batsman from Aberdeen. He showed as much when he smeared five sixes during a memorable 16-ball 42 in an ODI against England in May 2014. But he has been hampered by inconsistency, and he only mustered 56 runs at an average of 9.33 during the World Cup Qualifiers in 2014. Leask also bowls useful off-spin, taking three wickets in Scotland's win over Tasmania in their World Cup acclimatisation tour in autumn 2014. Leask played a solitary first-class game for Northants in a tour match against New Zealand A in 2014. He moved on to Somerset ahead of the 2016 season with Somerset's director of cricket Matt Maynard describing him as a "feisty cricketer". A scattering of T20 matches were his only outings in his debut season.
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Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
ODI3830752559*22.82472111.22044420180
T20I352632985812.95246121.13011815200
FC230955831.6611880.500114240
List A6448882211020.55726113.22147330220
T20564254395811.86357122.96012923270
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
ODI383412561079244/374/3744.955.1552.30100
T20I3526441591223/203/2026.868.0420.00000
FC2312913132/403/11343.666.0943.00000
List A645419151698414/374/3741.415.3246.70100
T205635567753304/424/4225.107.9618.90100
Michael Alexander Leask
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Michael Leask completes a lofted drive through cover
Michael Leask had a big day with the ball against Pakistan
Michael Leask roars with delight after claiming another wicket
Joe Root was run out after a call from Alex Hales
Michael Leask takes off after removing Marlon Samuels
Michael Leask pulls behind square