|Full name||Gavin Ron Robertson|
28 May 1966 |
St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
|Bowling style||Right-arm offbreak|
|Test debut (cap 375)||6–8 March 1998 v India|
|Last Test||22–26 October 1998 v Pakistan|
|ODI debut (cap 119)||13 September 1994 v Sri Lanka|
|Last ODI||21 April 1998 v New Zealand|
|Domestic team information|
|1987-1989||New South Wales|
|1991-2000||New South Wales|
|Source: Cricinfo, 12 December 2005|
Robertson made his debut for the New South Wales Blues in 1987. Two seasons later he moved to Tasmania in search of more playing time. He moved back to New South Wales after 2 seasons with the Tigers and was part of the successful 1992-93 Sheffield Shield-winning team. He retired in 2000.
Robert made his test debut for Australia in March 1998 against India in Chennai. He claimed 5 wickets in total. In Australia's first innings, by scoring 57, he shared a 96 runs partnership with Ian Healy for the 9th wicket to help the Australians for taking first innings lead. However, Sachin Tendulkar's magnificent century helped the Indian's to post a match winning total for India in the second Innings.