Trevor Bayliss

Country: Australia
Born: December 21, 1962, Goulburn, New South Wales
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak

Trevor Bayliss Bio

Trevor Harley Bayliss is a former Australian cricketer who is widely recognized for his exceptional coaching abilities. Born on December 21, 1962, in Goulburn, New South Wales, Bayliss grew up with a deep passion for cricket. His remarkable skills as a stroke playing middle-order batsman and an excellent cover fielder marked the beginning of his cricketing journey.

Bayliss’ cricketing career took off when he moved to Sydney to play for New South Wales, where he showcased his talents as a young and promising player. In the 1989-90 season, Bayliss had a phenomenal run, amassing a total of 992 runs at an impressive average of 55.11. This incredible feat included two centuries and six fifties, earning him recognition as the state’s Players’ Player of the Year. Over the course of his eight-season career, he appeared in 58 first-class games and also captained the Blues in a match against Queensland in the 1990-91 season.

Following his retirement as a player, Bayliss transitioned into a coaching role within the cricketing world. His remarkable career as a coach began in 2004 when he took over as the coach of the New South Wales team. Under his guidance, the team secured the Sheffield Shield title in his inaugural season and followed it up with another victory in the limited-overs tournament the following year. These early successes showcased Bayliss’ exceptional coaching prowess and his ability to lead a team to triumph.

In August 2007, Bayliss was appointed as the coach of the Sri Lankan national cricket team. His tenure with the team faced a significant test when Sri Lanka encountered a tragic terrorist attack on their team bus in Pakistan in 2009. However, despite the adversity, Bayliss remained resilient and continued to lead the team with determination. Under his guidance, Sri Lanka achieved their highest position in the Test rankings, reaching the coveted No. 2 spot. The team also made it to the World Cup final in 2011, showcasing Bayliss’ ability to foster a competitive and successful cricketing environment.

After stepping down as the coach of the Sri Lankan team, Bayliss went on to coach various cricket teams, including the Sydney Sixers and the Kolkata Knight Riders. With the Sydney Sixers, he led the team to victory in the 2011-12 season of the Big Bash League. Similarly, with the Kolkata Knight Riders, Bayliss guided the team to success in the 2012 season of the Indian Premier League. Additionally, he led New South Wales to another Sheffield Shield title in the 2013-14 season, further solidifying his reputation as a highly accomplished coach.

In 2014, Bayliss was interviewed by the England Cricket Board (ECB) as they searched for a replacement for Andy Flower. As fate would have it, he coached the England national team on a short-term deal during a T20 series against South Africa in the 2014-15 international season. Impressed by his coaching abilities, the ECB offered Bayliss the permanent coaching position in May 2015. This opportunity allowed him to further enhance his skills and contribute to the development of English cricket.

Trevor Bayliss is undeniably a remarkable figure in the world of cricket. With his exceptional coaching abilities and experience as a player, he has left an indelible mark on the sport. His journey from a talented cricketer to an accomplished coach is a testament to his dedication, perseverance, and love for the game.

Trevor Bayliss Career Stats

Trevor Bayliss Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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FC 58 96 10 3060 163 35.58 - - 5 15 - - 41 0
List A 50 47 7 1196 104* 29.9 - - 1 6 - - 15 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Trevor Bayliss Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 58 - 538 212 8 4/64 - 26.5 2.36 67.2 - 0 0
List A 50 - 239 168 5 2/13 2/13 33.6 4.21 47.8 0 0 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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