Marcus Harris (cricketer)

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Marcus Harris
Personal information
Full name Marcus Sinclair Harris
Born (1992-07-21) 21 July 1992 (age 24)
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Batting style Left-hand bat
Role Batsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
2011-2015 Western Australia
2016-present Victoria
Career statistics
Competition FC List A T20
Matches 44 23 14
Runs scored 2,405 619 223
Batting average 31.23 28.13 19.41
100s/50s 5/8 0/3 0/1
Top score 158 84 53
Catches/stumpings 13/0 3/0 0/0
Source: cricinfo.com, 17th November 2016

Marcus Sinclair Harris (born 21 July 1992[1]) is a cricketer who plays as an opening batsman for Victoria Bushrangers. Harris' maiden first-class century came in just his third match, when he made 157 against Queensland.[2] This made him the youngest Australian to score a first class 150, breaking a 115-year-old record set by Clem Hill.[3] In the 2015–16 Matador BBQs One-Day Cup, Harris played for the young Cricket Australia XI, top scoring in their victory over Tasmania.[4] In 2016 Harris decided to leave Western Australia to play for Victoria[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Marcus Harris". Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "Western Australia v Queensland". Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 March 2011. 
  3. ^ Coverdale, Brydon. "Players to watch this season". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 20 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Cricket Australia XI v Tasmania 2015–16". CricketArchive. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 
  5. ^ "Opener Marcus Harris joins Victoria". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2016-05-12.