Matt Prior

Matt Prior
Full Name: Matthew James Prior
Birth date: February 26, 1982
Age: 40 years
Hometown: Johannesburg
City: Johannesburg
Birth Country: South Africa
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Team :
Crashing lower order hitter, best test wicket keeper where he shows his calm and skills on standing behind the stumps. A crucial cog in the machine which took the team and leads them up in the ranking. It took a while for him to set him at the international level and represented the team in all the different ages. Including U19 team, making his debut for Sussex in 2001 and his selection into squad against Zimbabwe. His entire career he has been a batsman but he had failed to make an impact with his batting. He is first person to take century on a debut as a wicket keeper. With his unbeaten 126 and followed by 75 at Headingley kept him in the team as a wicketkeeper and as a lower order batsman. Prior can’t be ignored for long in the team because he picked up a pace in his batting an created a good batting average in his domestic series that put him back in the team. Having him in the team, he should be doing just one thing playing a good consistent match and doesn't cheaply loose his wicket.

Recent matches

RunsOppMatch DateScore
23, 12 India2014-07-17 TEST
5 India2014-07-09 TEST
27, 10 Sri Lanka2014-06-20 TEST
86, 16 Sri Lanka2014-06-12 TEST
39 Glamorgan2014-05-30 DT20
8, 26 Australia2013-12-13 TEST
0, 69 Australia2013-12-05 TEST
0, 4 Australia2013-11-21 TEST
47, 0 Australia2013-08-21 TEST
17, 0 Australia2013-08-09 TEST

Statistictics by year


Batting Statistics

 MatInnsOutNORunsHSAveBPSR200s100s50s4s6sCtSt
TEST 7912310221409913140.19664761.6707284921624313
ODI 676254812648723.41164276.980031386708
IT20 108621273221.17100127.0000011563

Bowling Statistics

 MatInnsOversMORunsWktsAveEcoSRExt4wkts5wkts10wktsBBIBBM
TEST 7800000---00000/00/0
ODI 6500000---00000/00/0
IT20 1000000---00000/00/0

Awards

Last Series Played

England vs India Test Series 2014 Schedule
England vs Sri Lanka Test Series 2014 Schedule
Natwest T20 Blast 2014
Australia vs England Ashes Test Series 2013-2014 Schedule
England vs Australia Test Series 2013 Schedule
Team Squad
Joe Root Ollie Pope
Alex Lees Jonny Bairstow
Ben Foakes Jack Leach
Harry Brook Matty Potts
Stuart Broad James Anderson

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