Kane Richardson

Country: Australia
Born: February 12, 1991, Eudunda, South Australia
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast medium
Playing role: Bowler

Kane Richardson Bio

Kane William Richardson, the Australian cricketer known for his fierce pace, exceptional death bowling skills, and deadly yorkers, has made a mark in the shorter formats of the game. Born on February 12, 1991, in Eudunda, South Australia, Richardson has consistently proven himself as a valuable asset in the Australian limited-overs squads.

While Richardson has faced challenges in gaining recognition at the first-class level for South Australia, he has certainly made his mark in the shorter forms of the game. His performances in the 2019 World Cup led to a late call-up to the Australian squad, highlighting his abilities in high-pressure situations.

Throughout his career, Richardson has played for three IPL franchises, starting with a notable USD 700,000 deal with the Pune Warriors in 2013. However, he had limited playing opportunities with them, featuring in only three matches. He subsequently represented Rajasthan Royals and Bangalore Royal Challengers, showcasing his skills in one of the world’s most prestigious T20 leagues.

Richardson’s ODI debut arrived at his home ground, Adelaide Oval, in 2013. Unfortunately, he experienced a setback as the umpires repeatedly penalized him for running on the pitch. Despite this initial setback, Richardson persevered and went on to deliver a game-changing performance against India in Canberra in January 2016. He claimed five wickets in this Man of the Match effort, solidifying his place in the national team.

Following his impressive performance, Richardson appeared in Australia’s next ODI against New Zealand. However, he faced a lengthy 18-month hiatus from international cricket, only returning during the 2017 ODI tour of India. Although he had a challenging tour of England in 2018, resulting in his temporary exclusion from the squad, Richardson roared back into contention after a stellar Big Bash League campaign with the Melbourne Renegades.

With a playing style suited to the intensity of T20 cricket, Richardson’s ability to deliver precise yorkers and generate pace has earned him respect among his peers and fans alike. His consistent performances have boosted his reputation as a dependable wicket-taker and a critical component of Australia’s bowling attack.

As a player who continuously strives to improve, Richardson’s journey in the world of cricket is far from over. With dedication, perseverance, and a passion for the game, there is no doubt that he will continue to make significant contributions to Australian cricket and leave a lasting impact on the sport.

Kane Richardson Career Stats

Kane Richardson Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 36 7 3 17 9 4.25 17 100 0 0 0 0 14 0
ODIs 25 12 7 75 24* 15 68 110.29 0 0 7 4 7 0
FC 34 52 4 664 49 13.83 1162 57.14 0 0 64 16 10 0
List A 98 57 20 506 36* 13.67 561 90.19 0 0 47 14 23 0
T20s 191 65 29 393 45 10.91 347 113.25 0 0 26 13 73 0

Kane Richardson Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 36 36 756 1059 45 4/30 4/30 23.53 8.4 16.8 1 0 0
ODIs 25 25 1312 1240 39 5/68 5/68 31.79 5.67 33.6 0 1 0
FC 34 63 7045 3505 102 5/69 9/124 34.36 2.98 69 7 1 0
List A 98 96 5176 4558 153 6/48 6/48 29.79 5.28 33.8 2 6 0
T20s 191 186 3968 5423 234 4/22 4/22 23.17 8.2 16.9 7 0 0

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