Josh Hazlewood is an Australian international cricket. His full name is Josh Reginald Hazlewood, and he was born on January 8, 1991, in Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia. Hazlewood height is 196 cm (6 ft 5 in) and 28 years of age. His nicknames are Hoff, Bendemeer, and Bullet. Josh is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-fast bowler.
A tall pace bowler and compared with former Australian paceman Glenn McGrath due to his supreme accuracy. He is the only Australian to represent Australia cricket team for one-day international v England at Southampton.
Josh is ranked in the 13th and 10th positions for his bowling for Test and ODI respectively. He played Sydney Sixer from season 2011-present in KFC Big Bash League. Hazlewood represented New South Wales from season 2009-present in domestic cricket. He served Mumbai Indians for the Indian Premier League (IPL).
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Josh achieved another milestone by taking fast 50 wickets in just 12th Test, fastest than Shane Warner, Glenn McGrath, and Mitchell Johnson. He dismissed at diamond duck vs New Zealand in the first ODI in January 2017, recorded a great inning with Marcus Stoinis at 10th wicket partnership of 54 runs.
Hazlewood set another record for the most ODI matches played without being dismissed 33 times by surpassing the previous record of 28 times. Josh picked up nine wickets in Champions Trophy 2017 which topped his ICC one-day international bowler’s rankings.
Josh started his international cricket career and made his debut in ODI vs England on June 22, 2010. He picked up just one wicket for 41 runs and bowled seven overs in his ODI debut game. Hazlewood made his test debut vs India on December 17, 2014, at Brisbane and took five wickets in first innings, conceding 68 runs.
Hazlewood picked up his career-best 4/30 in a T20 v England. Josh was the youngest fast bowler who played for New South Wales. He became the first bowler to claim a first-ever five-wicket haul in day-night Test cricket with 6/70 v New Zealand.
Hazlewood made his first-class debut for New South Wales against New Zealanders in Sydney on November 13, 2008. He made his List A debut for New South Wales against Tasmania in Sydney on November 15, 2009.
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Josh Hazlewood Profile
|Full Name||Josh Reginald Hazlewood|
|Date of Birth||8 January 1991 Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia|
|Current Age||28 Years|
|Height||196 cm (6 ft 5)|
|Nickname||Hoff, Bendemeer, Bullet|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Test Debut||17 December 2014 v India (Cap-440)|
|ODI Debut||22 June 2010 v England (Cap-183)|
|T20 Debut||13 February 2013 v West Indies (Cap-62)|
|Major Teams||Australia, Australia Under-19s, Mumbai Indians, New South Wales, New South Wales Country, New South Wales Under-17s, New South Wales Under-19s, St George, Sydney Sixers|