Matthew William Short (born 8 November 1995) is a cricketer who plays for Victoria. He made his one day debut on 20 July 2014 for the Australia National Performance Squad against South Africa A, as part of the Australia A Team Quadrangular Series in 2014. He made his first-class debut for Cricket Australia XI on 29 October 2015 in a tour match against the New Zealanders as part of New Zealand's tour to Australia. He has also played for the Melbourne Renegades in the Big Bash League. He scored his maiden first-class century playing for Cricket Australia XI in a tour match against England at Townsville in mid-November 2017, scoring 51 in the first innings and then 134 not out in the second. He also took 4/103 with the ball.
|Full name||Matthew William Short|
|Born||8 November 1995|
|Bowling||Right-arm off break|
|Domestic team information|
|2013–2018||Melbourne Renegades (squad no. 9)|
|2015-2018||Cricket Australia XI|
|LA debut||20 July 2014 NPS v South Africa A|
Source: CricketArchive, 7 March 2021
Scored 95 against Lakenheath in Division 1 of the Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Cricket Championship for Coggeshall Town Cricket Club. His younger brother Sam plays for Melbourne United in the NBL
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- "Scorecard: New Zealand tour of Australia, Tour Match: Cricket Australia XI v New Zealanders at Sydney, Oct 29–31, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
- "Players: Matthew Short". ESPNCricInfo. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
- "Scorecard: Tour Match, England tour of Australia and New Zealand at Townsville, Nov 15–18, 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 November 2017.