Glenn Phillips (cricketer)

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Glenn Phillips
Personal information
Full nameGlenn Dominic Phillips
Born (1996-12-06) 6 December 1996 (age 22)
East London, South Africa
BattingRight-handed
RoleOpening batsman, wicket-keeper
RelationsDonovan Grobbelaar (brother-in-law)
Dale Phillips (brother)
International information
National side
T20I debut (cap 74)17 February 2017 v South Africa
Last T20I4 November 2018 v Pakistan
T20I shirt no.23
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2015–presentAuckland (squad no. 6)
2017–presentJamaica Tallawahs
Career statistics
Competition T20I FC LA T20
Matches 11 10 29 49
Runs scored 140 568 869 1415
Batting average 15.55 33.41 31.03 32.15
100s/50s 0/1 2/3 3/1 2/10
Top score 56 109 140* 116*
Balls bowled - 516 78 6
Wickets - 9 1 -
Bowling average - 37.00 64.00 -
5 wickets in innings - - - -
10 wickets in match n/a 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling - 3/45 1/23 -
Catches/stumpings 9/2 7/– 21/2 27/5
Source: Cricinfo, 5 November 2018

Glenn Dominic Phillips (born 6 December 1996) is a New Zealand cricketer, born in South Africa, who represents the national team and plays for Auckland domestically.[1] In December 2015 he was named in New Zealand's squad for the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.[2] In December 2017 his younger brother Dale was named in New Zealand's squad for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.[3]

Domestic and franchise career[edit]

He made his List A debut on 24 January 2015 in the Ford Trophy.[4]

Phillips made his Twenty20 debut on 4 December 2016 in the 2016–17 Super Smash against the Otago Volts, making 55 off 32 deliveries opening the batting.[5] He was the highest run-scorer in the Super Smash, with 369 runs. He scored his first century (116 not out) in the final regular season match against Central Districts where the Stags won by Duckworth-Lewis. He became the second domestic player since Hamish Marshall to score centuries in all three forms of the game, with Phillips being the first to do so within a single domestic season.[6][7][8]

He made his first-class debut on 6 March 2017 in the 2016–17 Plunket Shield season against Canterbury.[9] In June 2018, he was awarded a contract with Auckland for the 2018–19 season.[10]

Ahead of the 2018 Caribbean Premier League, he was named as one of five players to watch in the tournament.[11]

International career[edit]

In February 2017, he was added to New Zealand's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their series against South Africa, after Martin Guptill was ruled out due to injury.[12] He made his T20I debut for New Zealand against South Africa at Eden Park, Auckland on 17 February 2017.[13]

In October 2017, he was named in New Zealand's One Day International (ODI) squad for their series against India. However, he did not play in that series.[14]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Glenn Phillips". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 December 2015.
  2. ^ "NZ appoint Finnie as captain for Under-19 World Cup". ESPNCricinfo. Retrieved 24 December 2015.
  3. ^ "New Zealand name squad for ICC Under19 Cricket World Cup 2018". New Zealand Cricket. Retrieved 13 December 2017.
  4. ^ "The Ford Trophy, 1st Preliminary Final: Central Districts v Auckland at New Plymouth, Jan 24, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 December 2015.
  5. ^ "Super Smash, Auckland v Otago at Auckland, Dec 4, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  6. ^ "Records: Super Smash, 2016/17 Most runs". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 7 January 2017.
  7. ^ Cricket, New Zealand. "Historic first for young Glenn Phillips". nzc.nz. Retrieved 2 December 2017.
  8. ^ Cricket, New Zealand. "2016/17 — What a season that was". www.supersmash.co.nz. Retrieved 2 December 2017.
  9. ^ "Plunket Shield, Auckland v Canterbury at Auckland, Mar 6–9, 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 March 2017.
  10. ^ "Central Districts drop Jesse Ryder from contracts list". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 June 2018.
  11. ^ "After Rashid, another Afghan leggie at the CPL". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 August 2018.
  12. ^ "Injured Guptill out of T20I, first two ODIs". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 14 February 2017.
  13. ^ "South Africa tour of New Zealand, Only T20I: New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland, Feb 17, 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 17 February 2017.
  14. ^ "Phillips and Astle picked in updated New Zealand squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 14 October 2017.

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