Chris Hartley

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Chris Hartley
Personal information
Full name Christopher Desmond Hartley
Born (1982-05-24) 24 May 1982 (age 34)
Nambour, Queensland, Australia
Nickname Harts, Hannibal
Height 169 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Batting style Left-Hand bat
Role Wicket-Keeper
International information
National side
Domestic team information
Years Team
2003- Queensland
2012-2013 Brisbane Heat
2014- Sydney Thunder
Career statistics
Competition FC List A T20
Matches 108 90 42
Runs scored 4,788 1,965 298
Batting average 31.50 32.75 19.86
100s/50s 8/24 1/12 0/0
Top score 142* 142 35
Balls bowled
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 470/14 111/14 27/6
Source: Cricinfo, 2 January 2015

Christopher Desmond "Chris" Hartley (born 24 May 1982) in Nambour, Queensland, is an Australian cricketer who plays for the Queensland Bulls in Australian domestic cricket. He is their first choice wicketkeeper batsman. Chris Hartley was the College Captain of Brisbane Boys' College in 1999.

Hartley is a hard-hitting left-hand batsman and became the first from his state since Matthew Hayden to score a debut century with 103 against South Australia in 2003–04. On 21 September 2005, he took part in Australia A's tour of Pakistan. He was part of Queensland's Pura Cup winning side for 2005–06 and took 7 catches in the final to finish with a tally for the season of 53 dismissals.

Hartley was announced Sheffield Shield player of the 2009–10 season on 15 March 2010 in the week preceding the Shield Final.

In the 2014–15 Big Bash League season, Hartley represented Sydney Thunder.[1]

In 2016, he has captured his 500th Sheffield Shield catches, the first wicketkeeper to do so.[2]


  1. ^ "Chris Hartley". Players. Sydney Thunder. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Hartley breaks record with catch No.500". Retrieved 2016-02-16. 

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