Michael Hussey

Michael Hussey
Full Name:Michael Hussey
Date of birth:27 / 05 / 1975
Role:Batsman
Batting style:Left-hand
Bowling style:Right arm medium

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Career summary

- Test debut v West Indies at Brisbane - November 2005.

- ODI debut v India at Perth - February 2004.

- A late starter on the international scene, scoring a record 15,313 first class runs before being given his Australia debut.

- Scored just a single run on his Test debut but soon made up for this with 137 in his second match.

- Only the third man to score three championship triple-hundreds after Wally Hammond and Graeme Hick.

- ODI International Batsman of the Year 2006.

- Nicknamed 'Mr Cricket', Hussey dominated the English bowling attack during the 2006-07 Ashes series before skippering his country in their short ODI series defeat in New Zealand in Feb 07.

- Started 2008 with a Test average of 80.58, but a tough series in India and agonising form during back-to-back Test series against South Africa saw that plummet to a more human 55.29 ahead of the 2009 Ashes.

June 2009

Test Matches

Batting
Career Span:2005-2013
Matches:79
Innings:137
Not Outs:16
Runs:6235
Highest Score:195
Average:51.53
50s:29
100s:19
Ducks:12
Pairs:0
Caught Out:76
Stumped Out:0
Bowling
Innings Bowled:32
Overs:98.0
Maidens:11
Runs Conceded:306
Wickets:7
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:43.71
Economy Rate:3.12
Best bowling in Innings:1/0

ODI Matches

Batting
Career Span:2004-2012
Matches:188
Innings:159
Not Outs:44
Runs:5564
Highest Score:109
Average:48.38
50s:39
100s:4
Ducks:3
Pairs:0
Caught Out:70
Stumped Out:2
Bowling
Innings Bowled:13
Overs:40.0
Maidens:2
Runs Conceded:235
Wickets:2
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:117.5
Economy Rate:5.88
Best bowling in Innings:1/22