Michael O’Shea

Country: England
Born: September 04, 1987, Barry
Height: 5ft 11in
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium fast

Michael O’Shea Bio

Michael Paul O’Shea is an English cricketer, known for his impressive batting skills and his contributions in limited-overs cricket. Born on September 7, 1987, in England, O’Shea showed great promise as a young player and quickly rose through the ranks to represent his country at various levels.

O’Shea began his cricketing journey at the Glamorgan Academy, where his exceptional batting talent caught the attention of selectors. He was selected to represent England’s Under-19 side, embarking on tours to India in 2004-05 and Bangladesh in 2005-06. These experiences further sharpened his skills and provided him with valuable exposure to international cricket.

In recognition of his immense potential, O’Shea received the prestigious NBC Denis Compton Award in 2005. This award served as a testament to his abilities and marked him as a player to watch out for. The same year, at the tender age of 17 years and 325 days, he made his first-class debut for Glamorgan against Bangladesh A.

However, the transition from youth to first-class cricket posed challenges for O’Shea. His performance statistics indicated that he was more comfortable in limited-overs formats. Despite his talent, he struggled to secure a spot in the first XI. Unfortunately, in June 2009, his journey took a downward turn when he was suspended for three weeks by the county after being caught drink-driving. Determined to learn from his mistake, O’Shea returned to Glamorgan to participate in Twenty20 cricket but struggled to find success, eventually finding himself back in the Second XI.

Despite these setbacks, O’Shea remained determined to prove his worth. In 2010, he represented the Unicorns in the Clydesdale Bank 40 tournament, showcasing his ability to score quick 30s and 40s. He even smashed a rapid half-century against Surrey, highlighting his potential as a formidable batsman. Following his stint with the Unicorns, O’Shea returned to his county team, Glamorgan’s Seconds, where he continued to display his talent with both the bat and ball.

Throughout his career, O’Shea also developed his medium-pace seamers, adding another dimension to his game. This versatility allowed him to contribute in multiple ways and made him an asset to his team.

As of June 2011, O’Shea’s career was still in progress. While he faced challenges and setbacks, his determination and love for the game continued to fuel his efforts. With his skills, potential, and a desire to succeed, there is no doubt that O’Shea has a bright future ahead of him.

Michael O’Shea Career Stats

Michael O’Shea Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 6 9 0 137 50 15.22 304 45.06 0 1 - - 1 0
List A 37 34 2 748 90 23.37 952 78.57 0 3 60 14 8 0
T20s 4 3 0 23 11 7.66 22 104.54 0 0 1 1 1 0

Michael O’Shea Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 6 - 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 0 0
List A 37 - 667 693 11 2/32 2/32 63 6.23 60.6 0 0 0
T20s 4 2 48 50 1 1/25 1/25 50 6.25 48 0 0 0

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