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Mitchell Joseph Swepson (born 4 October 1993) is an Australian cricketer.[1]

Mitchell Swepson
Personal information
Full nameMitchell Joseph Swepson
Born (1993-10-04) 4 October 1993 (age 26)
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm leg break
RoleSpin bowler
International information
National side
Only T20I (cap 91)27 June 2018 v England
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2015–presentQueensland (squad no. 4)
2015–presentBrisbane Heat (squad no. 4)
Career statistics
Competition T20I FC LA T20
Matches 1 32 32 23
Runs scored 3 452 157 8
Batting average - 12.55 13.08 1.60
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/1 0/0
Top score 3* 35 77 3*
Balls bowled 24 5024 1473 504
Wickets 2 88 27 24
Bowling average 18.50 37.70 54.03 25.95
5 wickets in innings 0 1 0 0
10 wickets in match n/a 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 2/37 5/142 3/40 3/14
Catches/stumpings 0/- 21/- 12/- 8/-
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 22 December 2018

A leg-spin bowler, Swepson made his List A debut for Cricket Australia XI on 5 October 2015 in the 2015–16 Matador BBQs One-Day Cup.[2] He made his first-class debut for Cricket Australia XI on 29 October 2015 in a tour match against New Zealanders as part of New Zealand's tour to Australia.[3] On 10 January 2016 he made his Twenty20 debut for the Brisbane Heat in the 2015–16 Big Bash League.[4]

International careerEdit

In January 2017 he was named in Australia's Test squad for their series against India, but he did not play.[5] In August 2017, he was added to Australia's Test squad for their tour to Bangladesh, but he did not play.[6] In May 2018, he was named in Australia's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for the one-off match against England.[7] He made his T20I debut for Australia against England on 27 June 2018.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mitchell Swepson". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Matador BBQs One-Day Cup, 2nd Match: New South Wales v Cricket Australia XI at Sydney, Oct 5, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
  3. ^ "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.
  4. ^ "Big Bash League, 26th Match: Sydney Sixers v Brisbane Heat at Sydney, Jan 10, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 January 2016.
  5. ^ "Swepson joins spin quartet for India". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 January 2017.
  6. ^ "Swepson called in for Bangladesh tour". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 August 2017.
  7. ^ "New skippers in, Swepson named for white-ball tours". Cricket Australia. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
  8. ^ "Only T20I (D/N), Australia tour of England at Birmingham, Jun 27 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 June 2018.

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