Tom Beaton

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Tom Beaton
Personal information
Full nameThomas Michael Beaton
Born (1990-11-28) 28 November 1990 (age 28)
Mt Lawley, Western Australia, Australia
NicknameBeats[1]
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm medium
RoleMiddle order batsman
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2010–2014Western Australia
2011–2013Perth Scorchers
2014–presentMelbourne Renegades
FC debut10 February 2011 WA v South Australia
LA debut3 December 2010 WA v Queensland
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 6 11 8
Runs scored 239 268 89
Batting average 26.55 26.80 17.80
100s/50s 0/1 0/2 0/0
Top score 72* 71 22
Catches/stumpings 6/– 2/– 5/–
Source: CricketArchive, 26 August 2014

Thomas Michael Beaton (born 28 November 1990) is an Australian cricketer who has played for Western Australia and the Perth Scorchers domestically. A right-handed batsman, he also played with the Melbourne Renegades for the 2014–15 and 2015-16 seasons of the Big Bash League.[2][3]

Beaton's junior career included captaining the Australian Under-19 team in a Test match against India in 2009, and he was also a member of the Australian team that won the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, held in New Zealand.[4] In May 2010 he was awarded a rookie contract with the Western Warriors.[5]

Beaton made his List A debut for the Warriors in December 2010 following consistent performances for his club side Mt Lawley and being the second leading run-scorer in the Futures League second-tier national competition.[6] He made a vital 71 runs in his debut match against Queensland, breaking the record for most runs on debut for the Warriors and helping to set a new 5th-wicket partnership for WA against Queenlsand with captain Adam Voges, as the Warriors won by five wickets.[7] He made his Twenty20 debut on 30 December 2010 in a loss to Tasmania, scoring 16 from 11 balls before being caught in the deep.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tom Beaton". melbournerenegades.com.au. Melbourne Renegades. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
  2. ^ http://stats.espncricinfo.com/big-bash-league-2014-15/engine/records/averages/batting_bowling_by_team.html?id=9351;team=4847;type=tournament | 18Jan2019
  3. ^ http://stats.espncricinfo.com/big-bash-league-2015-16/engine/records/averages/batting_bowling_by_team.html?id=10273;team=4847;type=tournament | 18Jan2019
  4. ^ Australia Under-19s v Pakistan Under-19s: ICC Under-19 World Cup 2009/10 Final
  5. ^ Mitch Marsh lands Warrior deal
  6. ^ Warriors rookie Tom Beaton knocking on selection door
  7. ^ WA captain Adam Voges and debutant Tom Beaton lead Warriors to victory
  8. ^ Tassie thump Warriors

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