Michael Mason (cricketer)

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Michael Mason
Personal information
Full name Michael James Mason
Born (1974-08-27) 27 August 1974 (age 40)
Carterton, Wellington, New Zealand
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
International information
National side
Only Test (cap 226) 26 March 2004 v South Africa
ODI debut (cap 133) 29 November 2003 v Pakistan
Last ODI 9 March 2010 v Australia
Domestic team information
Years Team
1997–present Central Districts
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC List A
Matches 1 25 78 120
Runs scored 3 22 1,138 285
Batting average 1.50 7.33 16.43 9.19
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/1 0/0
Top score 3 13* 64* 20
Balls bowled 132 1,119 14,730 5,627
Wickets 0 30 251 161
Bowling average 31.86 24.87 26.25
5 wickets in innings 0 0 11 1
10 wickets in match 0 n/a 1 n/a
Best bowling 0/32 4/24 6/56 6/25
Catches/stumpings 0/– 4/– 18/– 27/–
Source: CricInfo, 27 February 2010

Michael James Mason (born 27 August 1974) currently living in Pahiatua is a New Zealand cricketer, born in Carterton. He plays Test and One Day Internationals for New Zealand. He plays domestic cricket for Central Districts. He has recently recovered from an operation on a hernia during late 2008, and is back playing domestic cricket.He is also signed by the Kings XI Punjab for the Pepsi IPL 2013 as a replacement for the injured Ryan Harris

He was part of the New Zealand squad for the 2007 Cricket World Cup.

New Zealand tour of England[edit]

Michael Mason was part of the New Zealand squad for the tour of England in 2008. He took 3 wickets against Essex and was 12th man against England Lions.

NZ A Match[edit]

In 2009, Mason was part of the NZ A match vs the England Lions at Pukekura Park. NZ won with 227 but England only got 143.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Zealand A vs England Lions". Cricket365.com. Retrieved 2011-01-03. 

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