Willie Gavera

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Willie Gavera
Personal information
Full name Willie Toua Gavera
Born (1988-08-18) 18 August 1988 (age 28)
Papua New Guinea
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm fast
International information
National side
Career statistics
Competition List A
Matches 4
Runs scored 10
Batting average
100s/50s –/–
Top score 5*
Balls bowled 186
Wickets 6
Bowling average 21.00
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 3/31
Catches/stumpings –/–
Source: Cricinfo, 22 May 2011

Willie Toua Gavera (born 18 August 1988) is a Papua New Guinean cricketer. Gavera is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast. He was born in Port Moresby.

Having played age group cricket for Papua New Guinea Under-19s in the 2008 Under-19 World Cup,[1] he proceeded to be selected as a part of the Papua New Guinea squad for the 2009 World Cricket League Division Three, where he played 5 matches. He played a single match in the 2011 World Cricket League Division Three, before making his List A debut against Bermuda in the 2011 World Cricket League Division Two. He played a further 3 List A matches in the competition, the last against Hong Kong.[2] In his 4 matches, he took 6 wickets at a bowling average of 21.00, with best figures of 3/31.[3]

He made his One Day International debut for Papua New Guinea on 8 November 2014 against Hong Kong in Australia.[4] He made his Twenty20 International debut for Papua New Guinea against Ireland in the 2015 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament on 15 July 2015.[5]


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