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Ross Taylor

Ross Taylor

New Zealander
Player Info
Date of Birth08 March 1984
Place of BirthWellington, New Zealand
CareerMarch 2006 - Active
RoleBatsman

Batting & Fielding Statistics

MatInnsNoRunsHSAvgBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Career210195347714181*47.91927483.1720456331351330

Bowling Statistics

MatInnsBallsRunsWKTSBBMAvgEconSR4W5W
Career2104423500/0-5.00-00

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Profile
1. Became the first New Zealand batsman to score a Test double-hundred, in 2013 against Australia.

2. His entire name is Luteru Ross Poutoa Lote Taylor and he is the second cricketer of Samoan ancestry to play for New Zealand.

3. Took on coaching role with Papua New Guinea ahead of its upcoming tour of the United Arab Emirates.
 
4. Playing in his third ICC CT.
 
5. ODI debut against West Indies at Napier in 2006.
 
6. In his third ODI he hit 128 against Sri Lanka at Napier and followed it up with 84 at better than a run a ball in his first ODI outside New Zealand.
 
7. New Zealand’s leading century-maker in ODI cricket, he surpassed Nathan Astle’s previous record in February 2017 against South Africa.
 
8. In the longer format, his innings of 290 at Perth in 2015 is the highest Test score against Australia in Australia.