Bruce Yardley

Country: Australia
Born: September 05, 1947, Midland, Western Australia
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Bowler
Died: March 27, 2019, Kununurra, (aged 71y 203d)

Bruce Yardley Bio

Bruce Yardley was an Australian cricketer known for his spin bowling skills. Born on September 5, 1947, Yardley played for Western Australia and also represented the Australian national team. He made his Test debut in 1978 and went on to play 33 Test matches, taking 126 wickets at an average of 31.63. Yardley was also a handy lower-order batsman, scoring over 800 runs in Test cricket. He was a key player in Australia’s successful Ashes campaign in 1978-79, where he took 6/164 in the famous Headingley Test. Yardley passed away in 2019, leaving behind a legacy as one of Australia’s finest spin bowlers.

Bruce Yardley Career Stats

Bruce Yardley Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 33 54 4 978 74 19.56 - - 0 4 114 5 31 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 7 4 0 58 28 14.5 98 59.18 0 0 1 0 1 0
FC 105 155 22 2738 97* 20.58 - - 0 8 - - 63 0
List A 31 23 4 358 59* 18.84 - - 0 1 - - 8 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Bruce Yardley Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 33 58 8909 3986 126 7/98 10/185 31.63 2.68 70.7 11 6 1
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 7 5 198 130 7 3/28 3/28 18.57 3.93 28.2 0 0 0
FC 105 - - 9698 344 7/44 - 28.19 - - - 20 3
List A 31 - 1365 892 30 5/58 5/58 29.73 3.92 45.5 0 1 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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