|Full name||Mitchell John McClenaghan|
11 June 1986 |
Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
|Bowling style||Left-arm fast medium|
|ODI debut (cap 176)||19 January 2013 v South Africa|
|Last ODI||25 January 2016 v Pakistan|
|ODI shirt no.||81|
|T20I debut (cap 57)||21 December 2012 v South Africa|
|Last T20I||30 March 2016 v England|
|Domestic team information|
|2015||Middlesex (squad no. 87)|
Source: Cricinfo, 30 March 2017
Mitchell John McClenaghan (born 11 June 1986) is a New Zealand international cricketer who plays in limited over internationals. Domestically, he plays for the Auckland Aces in New Zealand, Middlesex in England and IPL team Mumbai Indians. McClenaghan is a left-arm medium-fast bowler. He is the fastest bowler to take 50 wickets for New Zealand in One Day Internationals.
It was announced on 14 June 2013 that he would be joining Lancashire as an overseas player for their Friends Life t20 campaign. He won the Man of the Match award in his first home match at Old Trafford against Nottinghamshire after taking 5 wickets for just 29 runs, although Lancashire still lost the game.
On 19 May 2015, he joined Middlesex as an overseas player for their final six T20 Blast group matches. McClenaghan replaced South Africa bowler Kyle Abbott at Lord's from the end of June. He took 14 wickets at an average of 22.50 in 10 appearances for Mumbai Indians in the IPL in 2015. He made his debut against Sussex at Lord's on Thursday, 2 July, and took eight wickets in four appearances, including 3-24 from 4 overs on his debut.
ODI 5 wicket hauls
|1||5/58||15||West Indies||Eden Park||Auckland||New Zealand||2013|
Twenty20 International cricket
Man of the Match awards
|1||2016 ICC World Twenty20||18 March 2016||Australia||DNB ; 3-0-17-3||New Zealand won by 8 runs.|
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- "World T20, 17th Match, Super 10 Group 2: Australia v New Zealand". ESPN Cricinfo. 18 March 2016. Retrieved 2016-03-18.