Matthew Fisher (cricketer)

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Matthew Fisher
Personal information
Full name Matthew David Fisher
Born (1997-11-09) 9 November 1997 (age 18)
York, England
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Role Bowler
Domestic team information
Years Team
2013–present Yorkshire
FC debut 19 April 2015 Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire
LA debut 9 June 2013 Yorkshire v Leicestershire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 2 13 13
Runs scored 0 62 0
Batting average 0.00 31.00
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/0
Top score 0* 34 0*
Balls bowled 300 479 245
Wickets 3 11 16
Bowling average 60.66 39.18 22.62
5 wickets in innings 0 0 1
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 1/34 3/22 5/22
Catches/stumpings 1/– 2/– 5/–
Source: CricketArchive, 10 September 2015

Matthew David Fisher (born 9 November 1997) is an English cricketer, contracted to play for Yorkshire County Cricket Club. He made his debut on 9 June 2013 in the 2013 Yorkshire Bank 40 against Leicestershire,[1] and at the age of 15 years and 212 days, became the youngest cricketer to play in a competitive county game.[2] The previous record was set in 1922 by the Welsh cricketer Royston Gabe-Jones.[2] In May 2015 on his debut in the T20 Blast, he took five wickets for Yorkshire against Derbyshire.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yorkshire v Leicestershire". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2013-06-10. 
  2. ^ a b "Matthew Fisher: Yorkshire 15-year-old breaks 91-year-old record". BBC Sport. Retrieved 2013-06-10. 
  3. ^ "Fisher sparkles under lights with debut five". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 16 May 2015. 

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