Josh Davey

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Josh Davey
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Personal information
Full name Joshua Henry Davey
Born (1990-08-03) 3 August 1990 (age 26)
Aberdeen, Scotland
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast
Role All-rounder
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 40) 15 June 2010 v Netherlands
Last ODI 24 January 2017 v UAE
ODI shirt no. 38
T20I debut (cap 28) 24 July 2012 v Bangladesh
Last T20I 20 January 2017 v Ireland
T20I shirt no. 38
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010–2013 Middlesex (squad no. 24)
2013 Hampshire (on loan)
2014–present Somerset (squad no. 38)
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I FC LA
Matches 28 14 13 66
Runs scored 463 55 364 1,122
Batting average 23.15 11.00 17.33 23.87
100s/50s 0/2 0/0 0/3 0/5
Top score 64 24 72 91
Balls bowled 1,151 298 1,269 2,273
Wickets 46 14 24 80
Bowling average 21.69 30.14 27.58 25.85
5 wickets in innings 2 0 0 2
10 wickets in match n/a n/a 0 n/a
Best bowling 6/28 4/34 4/53 6/28
Catches/stumpings 9/– 9/– 7/– 21/–
Source: CricketArchive, 24 April 2017

Joshua Henry Davey (born 3 August 1990) is a Scottish cricketer, who plays for Somerset County Cricket Club having previously played for Middlesex as well as representing his country in One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals. He is a right hand batsman and right arm medium pace bowler.

County career[edit]

In April 2010, Davey made his county debut for Middlesex against Northamptonshire in the Clydesdale Bank 40 competition.[1] He made his first-class debut a month later against Oxford University Cricket Club, he scored two fifties in the match and shared an opening partnership of 192 with Sam Robson in the first innings.[2]

On 15 April 2014, Davey was awarded a summer contract for the 2014 season with Somerset.

International career[edit]

On 15 June 2010, Davey made his ODI debut against the Netherlands, opening the batting he scored 24 and coming on as first change he took 1/27 from seven overs.[3] In his fourth ODI, he returned figures of 5/9 in 7.2 overs against Afghanistan.[4] This is the best bowling analysis for Scotland in ODIs.[5]

On 14 January 2015, Davey added his name to the list of outstanding all round performances in an ODI by scoring 53* and picking 6 wickets for 28 runs against Afghanistan at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi in a triangular series which also involved Ireland.[6]

International awards[edit]

One-Day International cricket[edit]

Man of the Match awards[edit]

No Opponent Venue Date Match performance Result
1 Afghanistan Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi 14 January 2015 53* (48 balls, 5x4) ; 8.3-2-28-6 ; 1 ct.  Scotland won by 150 runs.[7]

Twenty20 International Cricket[edit]

Man of the Match Awards[edit]

# Series Date Against Match Performance Result
2 Desert T20 Challenge 14 January 2017 Netherlands 9* (7 balls, 1x4) ; 4-0-34-4.  Scotland won by 7 runs.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Northamptonshire v Middlesex, Clydesdale Bank 40 2010 (Group B), CricketArchive, Retrieved on 28 August 2010
  2. ^ Oxford University Centre of Cricketing Excellence v Middlesex, University Centres of Cricketing Excellence 2010, CricketArchive, Retrieved on 28 August 2010
  3. ^ Netherlands v Scotland, Scotland in Netherlands 2010 (Only ODI), CricketArchive, Retrieved on 28 August 2010
  4. ^ Scotland v Afghanistan, Afghanistan in Scotland 2010 (2nd ODI), CricketArchive, Retrieved on 28 August 2010
  5. ^ Four or More Wickets in an Innings for Scotland in ODI Cricket, CricketArchive, Retrieved on 28 August 2010
  6. ^ "Three New Somerset Contracts". Somerset County Cricket Club. 15 April 2014. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  7. ^ "Dubai Triangular Series, 2015 - 4th match". 
  8. ^ "Desert T20 Challenge, 1st Match, Group B: Hong Kong v Scotland at Abu Dhabi, Jan 14, 2017". ESPNcricinfo. 14 January 2017. Retrieved 14 January 2017. 

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