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Charlie Richard Hemphrey (born 31 August 1989) is an English cricketer.[1] He has permanent residency status in Australia,[2] and has played professional cricket in England,[1] Australia,[1][3] and Wales.[2]

Charlie Hemphrey
Personal information
Full nameCharlie Richard Hemphrey
Born (1989-08-31) 31 August 1989 (age 30)
Doncaster, England
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight arm off break
RoleBatsman
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2014/15–presentQueensland (squad no. 44)
2019Glamorgan
First-class debut7 February 2015 Queensland v Victoria
List A debut9 October 2015 Queensland v Victoria
Career statistics
Competition FC LA
Matches 48 22
Runs scored 2,513 430
Batting average 30.27 21.50
100s/50s 4/16 0/2
Top score 118 87
Balls bowled 861 156
Wickets 8 2
Bowling average 75.37 75.50
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0
Best bowling 2/56 1/18
Catches/stumpings 35/– 9/–
Source: Cricinfo, 10 December 2019

After playing in second teams for English county cricket clubs Kent, Essex, and Derbyshire,[4][3] Hemphrey emigrated to Brisbane, working briefly for an airline[4][3] before signing for Queensland cricket team. He made his List A debut for Queensland on 9 October 2015 in the 2015–16 Matador BBQs One-Day Cup in Australia.[5]

In January 2019, he was signed by Glamorgan County Cricket Club,[4] ahead of the 2019 County Championship in England.[2]

Hemphrey was born in Doncaster, Yorkshire,[1][6] but grew up in Kent and was educated at the Harvey Grammar School, Folkestone.[1][7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Charlie Hemphrey". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  2. ^ a b c "Australia-based Englishman Charlie Hemphrey signs two-year Glamorgan deal". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  3. ^ a b c Thomas, Graham (11 January 2019). "Meet Charlie Hemphrey . . . The New Glamorgan Batsman Who Arrives With Some Baggage". The Eye. Retrieved 23 May 2019.
  4. ^ a b c Webb, Nick (10 January 2019). "Charlie Hemphrey: Glamorgan sign Queensland Bulls batsman". BBC. Retrieved 23 May 2019.
  5. ^ "Matador BBQs One-Day Cup, 6th Match: Victoria v Queensland at Sydney, Oct 9, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  6. ^ "Charlie Hemphrey". CricBuzz. Retrieved 23 May 2019.
  7. ^ "Charlie Hemphrey". Cricket Archive. Retrieved 23 May 2019.

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