Phillip Hughes: Statistics, Profile, News and Biography

Full Name: Phillip Joel Hughes

Date of Birth: 30th November 1988, Macksville, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Death: 27th November 2014, Sydney

Major Teams: New South Wales, Middlesex, Hampshire, Mumbai Indians, Worcestershire, Australia

Batting Style: Left Hand Bat

Bowling Style: Right Arm Off Break

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Profile of Phillip Hughes (written on Oct 21, 2014)

Phillip Hughes is a left-handed opening batsman who has a technique of his own but has a temperament which produces big runs whenever he gets going. Phillip Hughes who was also a talented rugby league player made his Test Debut against South Africa at Johannesburg at the age of just 20. After the retirement of Matthew Hayden and Justin Langer, Australia is looking at Phillip Hughes to fill one of the openers’ role.

Phillip Hughes is a very short man at a height of 5 ft 5 inches and his ability lies in using the bowler’s pace effectively. He is very strong square of the wicket on the off side and plays some flamboyant drives through the off side.

Tragic death of Phillip Hughes (November 27, 2014)

On November 27th, 2014, Phillip Hughes died in the St Vincent Hospital in Sydney after being hit by a bouncer during a Sheffield Shield match on 25th November. The full details of Phillip Hughes’ death can be read here.

Phillip Hughes’s International Debut and Last Played International Matches

Test debut South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, Feb 26-Mar 2, 2009
Last Test England v Australia at Lord’s, Jul 18-21, 2013
ODI debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne, Jan 11, 2013
Last ODI Australia v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi, Oct 12, 2014
Only T20I Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Oct 5, 2014

Below are Phillip Hughes Career Statistics:

Phillip Hughes Batting Statistics | Batting Average | Fielding Statistics

Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 26 49 2 1535 160 32.65 2866 53.55 3 7 199 11 15 0
ODIs 25 24 1 826 138* 35.91 1100 75.09 2 4 91 5 5 0
T20Is 1 1 0 6 6 6.00 8 75.00 0 0 1 0 0 0

Phillip Hughes Bowling Statistics | Bowling Average

Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 26
ODIs 25
T20Is 1


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