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Name : Alex Hales

Birth Info : 01 Jan ,1970 , at Hillingdon, Middlesex

Status : Batsman Batting : Batting: Right Handed Bowling : Bowling: Right-arm medium

Player Profile

As a 16-year old, Alex Hales hit 55 runs off a single over in a game of the Cricket Idol T20 tournament in 2005 held at Lord's, that included three no-balls, eight sixes and one four. Some called him the next Kevin Pietersen, while others ridiculed at the irony of selecting him as a fast bowler in the competition.

Born in Hillingdon, Middlesex, the tall right-handed batsman first played for Buckinghamshire in 2006; before he went on to make his first-class debut for Nottinghamshire in 2008, after scoring a century in only his second appearance for the Notts in 2007. Hales had a very successful 2008, as he represented the England Under-19s and played some wonderful cricket in their youth Test matches and one-dayers. He impressed with a batting average of 50 in Tests and 30 in the one-day arena. Hales was then named in England's Performance Programme squad in the winter of 2009-10. Such was the impact he created on the domestic front, that he received a surprise maiden international call-up to England's Twenty20 squad in 2011, to face India in their one-off T20I at Old Trafford. It was a forgettable debut as Hales was out on a duck. However, in his 5th T20I, he became the first cricketer in T20I history to be dismissed on 99.
 


Fast Facts

  • Alex Hales' father, Gary was a league cricketer in West London, and broke several local batting records whilst playing there.
  • His grandfather, Dennis was a famous tennis player who once took the great Rod Laver to five sets at the Wimbledon in the 60's.

Player Batting Detail

Field

Test

ODI

IPL

T20

Matches

11

-

-

48

Innings

21

51

-

48

NotOuts

0

2

-

6

Runs

573

1857

-

1383

Highest

94

171

-

116

Avarage

27.28

37.89

-

32.92

Strike Rate

52.51

140.16

-

181.25

Hundreds

0

5

-

1

Fifties

5

10

-

7

Fours

77

213

-

148

Player Bowling Detail

Field

Test

ODI

IPL

T20

Matches

11

-

-

-

Innings

-

-

-

-

Balls

18

-

-

-

Runs

2

-

-

-

TenWickets

0

-

-

-

FiveWickets

-

-

-

-

FourWickets

0

-

-

-

Average

-

-

-

-

EconomyRate

0.66

-

-

-

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