|Full name||Alexander James Doolan|
29 November 1985 |
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Role||Batsman, Occasional wicket-keeper|
|Relations||BR Doolan (father)|
|Test debut (cap 437)||12 February 2014 v South Africa|
|Last Test||22 October 2014 v Pakistan|
|Domestic team information|
Source: Cricinfo, 11 January 2017
Alexander James Doolan (born 29 November 1985) is an Australian cricketer, who plays domestically for Tasmania and the Melbourne Renegades. He plays his club cricket for South Hobart/Sandy Bay Cricket Club.
In the 2016–17 Matador BBQs One-Day Cup, Doolan scored 362 runs at an average of 120.66 with his highest scored being 93. Alex had 3 not outs throughout the tournament.
On 29 December 2013, it was announced that Doolan would replace the injured first drop batsman Shane Watson if he was unable to prove his fitness for the fifth test at the SCG. Doolan made his Test debut in the 1st Test against South Africa in February 2014. In the same test he took an excellent catch to dismiss Graeme Smith.
Career best performances
|Test||89||South Africa v Australia||SuperSport Park, Centurion||2014 |
|FC||202*||Tasmania v Western Australia||WACA Ground, Perth||2016 |
|LA||96||Australia A v India A||Marrara Cricket Ground, Darwin||2014 |
|T20||30||Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades||MCG, Melbourne||2013 |
- "Alex Doolan". cricket.com.au. Cricket Australia. Retrieved 12 April 2014.
- Australia sent in, Doolan debuts retrieved 12 February 2014
- "Australia tour of South Africa, 2013/14 - South Africa v Australia Scorecard". ESPNcricinfo. 15 February 2014. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
- "Sheffield Shield, 9th Match: Western Australia v Tasmania at Perth, 17–20 November 2016". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 11 January 2017.
- "Quadrangular A-Team One-Day Series (Australia), 2014 - Australia A v India A Scorecard". ESPNcricinfo. 20 July 2014. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
- "Big Bash League, 2012/13 - Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades Scorecard". ESPNcricinfo. 6 January 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
- Alex Doolan at CricketArchive (subscription required)
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