Aaron Redmond

Country: New Zealand
Born: September 23, 1979, Auckland
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Legbreak
Playing role: Top order Batter

Aaron Redmond Bio

Aaron James Redmond, born on September 23, 1979, is a talented cricketer from New Zealand known for his hard-working nature and consistent performances. Although initially a legspinner for Canterbury, Redmond transformed himself into a reliable top-order batsman for Otago.

Redmond’s journey in cricket began in Australia, where he spent his early years before moving across the Tasman Sea to New Zealand. He honed his skills playing for Canterbury, but it was with Otago where he truly made his mark. While his performances may not always be flashy, they have been consistently solid, making him a dependable player in the team.

In the 2007-08 season, Redmond had an outstanding run, averaging an impressive 40 runs. This caught the attention of selectors, and he was rewarded with a call-up to the New Zealand Test squad for their tour of England in 2008. However, the transition to the international level proved to be challenging for him, as he managed to score only 54 runs in three Tests.

Despite the initial setback, Redmond showcased his potential during the tour of Australia, where he scored a commendable 83 runs in Adelaide. This performance demonstrated his ability to handle tough situations and reaffirmed his position in the team.

One of Redmond’s greatest accomplishments came in the 2008-09 season when he played a pivotal role in guiding Otago to victory in the State Twenty20 tournament. The team’s success earned them a place in the prestigious Champions League, further cementing Redmond’s reputation as a valuable player.

In addition to his cricketing abilities, Redmond has managed to avoid the unfortunate fate of his father, Rodney Redmond. Despite scoring a century and a half-century in his only Test, Rodney’s career suffered due to his inability to adapt to wearing contact lenses. His retirement left him as a member of the one-cap wonder club. Aaron, on the other hand, has managed to establish himself and remains determined to make a lasting impact in the world of cricket.

As Redmond continues to strive for excellence, he looks forward to further solidifying his place in the New Zealand team. His dedication, hard work, and consistent performances make him a valuable asset in the batting lineup. With each match, Redmond aims to contribute significantly to the team’s success and leave a lasting legacy in New Zealand cricket.

Aaron Redmond Career Stats

Aaron Redmond Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 8 16 1 325 83 21.66 833 39.01 0 2 46 2 5 0
T20Is 7 6 0 126 63 21 84 150 0 1 19 2 3 0
ODIs 6 6 0 152 52 25.33 259 58.68 0 1 19 0 3 0
FC 129 225 13 7247 154 34.18 - - 15 41 - - 89 0
List A 125 119 9 2941 134* 26.73 - - 3 18 - - 45 0
T20s 78 70 3 1573 100* 23.47 1253 125.53 1 9 159 59 38 0

Aaron Redmond Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 8 5 105 80 3 2/47 2/47 26.66 4.57 35 0 0 0
T20Is 7 1 17 24 2 2/24 2/24 12 8.47 8.5 0 0 0
ODIs 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 129 - 8443 4576 107 4/30 - 42.76 3.25 78.9 - 0 0
List A 125 - 1094 943 23 3/40 3/40 41 5.17 47.5 0 0 0
T20s 78 21 287 444 18 4/24 4/24 24.66 9.28 15.9 1 0 0

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