Matthew Fisher (cricketer)

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Matthew Fisher
Personal information
Full name Matthew David Fisher
Born (1997-11-09) 9 November 1997 (age 16)
York, England
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Role Bowler
Domestic team information
Years Team
2013–present Yorkshire
LA debut 9 June 2013 Yorkshire v Leicestershire
Career statistics
Competition List A
Matches 2
Runs scored 10
Batting average 10.00
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 10
Balls bowled 84
Wickets 1
Bowling average 85.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match n/a
Best bowling 1/40
Catches/stumpings 0/–
Source: CricketArchive, 24 July 2013

Matthew Fisher (born 9 November 1997) is an English cricketer, contracted to play for Yorkshire County Cricket Club. He made his debut on 9 June 2013 in the 2013 Yorkshire Bank 40 against Leicestershire,[1] and at the age of 15 years and 212 days, became the youngest cricketer to play in a competitive county game.[2] The previous record was set in 1922 by the Welsh cricketer Royston Gabe-Jones.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yorkshire v Leicestershire". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2013-06-10. 
  2. ^ a b "Matthew Fisher: Yorkshire 15-year-old breaks 91-year-old record". BBC Sport. Retrieved 2013-06-10. 

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