Kevin Arnott (cricketer)

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Kevin Arnott
Personal information
Full name Kevin John Arnott
Born (1961-03-08) 8 March 1961 (age 56)
Salisbury, Rhodesia
Batting style Right-hand bat
Role Batsman
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 1) 18 October 1992 v India
Last Test 13 March 1993 v India
ODI debut (cap 17) 17 October 1987 v India
Last ODI 22 March 1993 v India
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 4 13 35 35
Runs scored 302 238 1,719 758
Batting average 43.14 23.80 30.69 23.68
100s/50s 1/1 0/3 3/11 0/6
Top score 101* 60 121 85
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 4/– 3/– 23/– 11/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 15 June 2015

Kevin John Arnott (born 8 March 1961 in Salisbury - now Harare) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 4 Tests and 13 ODIs from 1987 to 1993. He was the first Zimbabwean to face a ball in Test cricket, and the second to make a Test century. His highest score in a test innings was 101* made against New Zealand at Bulawayo in 1992.

He appeared in both the World Cup tournaments in 1987 and 1992. His father, Don, played first-class cricket Rhodesia during the 1950s.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cricinfo player profile. Accessed April 15, 2012.