Josh Hazlewood Cricket Player Profile, Career, Records and Statistics


Josh Hazlewood was a professional Australian International cricketer. This tall pace bowler is compared with the former Australian bowler Glenn McGrath. He was born in New South Wales, Australia. Both the pacers did their Test debut in their 23rd age and within 46 innings Josh reached 100 test wickets and McGrath completes within 47 innings. In Indian Premier League 2020 he played for the 3 time title winners Chennai Super Kings.

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Josh Hazlewood Cricket Player Biography
Josh Hazlewood Cricket Player Biography

Australian Cricket Player Josh Hazlewood Profile:

Full Name  Josh Reginald Hazlewood
Nick Name  Hazlewood, Hoff, Bendemeer Bullet
Date Of Birth  8 January 1991
Age  29 Years
Birth Place Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
Nationality Australian
Marital Status Unmarried
Playing Role Bowler
Bowling Style Right arm fast medium
Religion Christianity
Jersey Number #38
Coach Mick Shelton

Josh Hazlewood Physical Statics :

Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Hazel Green
Height 196cm
Weight 90kg

Josh Hazlewood Family & Relationships :

Father Name  Trevor Hazlewood
Mother Name Anne
Brother Name Aaron
Sister Name Cassey Hilier
Girl Friend Name Cherina Murphy

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Biography Of Josh Hazlewood :

Josh Hazlewood Childhood :

His parents are Trevor and Anne Hazlewod and he has one elder brother and sister. When he was 12 he used to play cricket with his brother in the backyard. At the same age he played for the Tamworth, when he reached 17 he got select for the New South Wales team and become the youngest pacer from his state.

In his 19th age he starts playing debut matches for Australia. In his childhood he was not only excelled in cricket but also he shows interest in Javelin Throw, Shotput and Discuss throw. He became the champion of Javelin for three times Under-13 and Under-15.

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Josh Hazlewood With Girl Friend Cherina Murphy
Josh Hazlewood With Girl Friend Cherina Murphy

Josh Hazlewood Early Life :

He made his first class debut in 2008 for Sydney Cricket Ground. He made his ODI debut for Australia in 2010 and become the youngest player to achieve this record. In 2013 he made his T20I debut and he did his Test match debut in 2014. He participated in the 2015 ICC Cricket world Cup and grabs the 4 wickets of Pakistan in the quarter finals. In 2016 he took nine wickets in the Champions Trophy and reached a top position in ICC ODI bowlers ranking. He got qualified in the 2019 Ashes Series. In his IPL career he was bought by Mumbai Indians in 2014 but unfortunately he didn’t participate in that seventh season. In 2020 he was picked by Chennai Super Kings in the IPL auction for 2 crore.

Josh Hazlewood Player Teams :

Australia, Australia U19, New South Wales, Sydney Sixers, Australia A, Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Cummins XI, Finch XI

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Josh Hazlewood Career Information : 

  • Test debut  : On 17 December 2014 vs India
  • Last Test    : On 12 December 2019 vs New Zealand
  • ODI debut  : On 22 June 2010 vs England
  • Last ODI     : On 02 December 2020 vs India
  • T20 debut   : On 13 February 2013 vs West Indies
  • Last T20     : On 4 December 2020 vs India
  • IPL debut   : On Sep 25,2020 vs DC at Dubai International Stadium
  • Last IPL      : On Oct 23,2020 vs MI at Sharjah Cricket Stadium

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Josh Hazlewood Bowling Career

Test 51 95 11019 5109 195 6/67 2.78 26.2 56.51 7 0
ODI 54 53 2885 2304 88 6/52 4.79 26.18 32.78 3 0
T20 9 9 216 331 9 4/30 9.19 36.78 24.0 0 0
IPL 3 3 60 64 1 1/19 6.4 64.0 60.0 0 0

Records Of Josh Hazlewood :

  • In International Tests he has four -5 wicket hauls and 2 hauls in ODIs.
  • At the age of 17 he become the fastest young bowler to represent New South Wales.
  • At the age of 19 he was the youngest player to debut for Australia.
  • In 2015 day night test match he was the first player to receive the player of the match award
Josh Hazlewood Cricket Player Profile
Josh Hazlewood Cricket Player Profile

Awards Of Josh Hazlewood :

  • Player of the match award.
  • Man of the match award
  • ICC Emerging Player of the year

Josh Hazlewood on Social Media:

  • INSTAGRAM  : @josh.hazelwood38
  • TWITTER       : @joshhazlewood

Josh Hazlewood Hobbies & Favourites :

  • Hobbies                 : Listening to music, Watching Sitcoms, Cooking
  • Favourite Singer   : Jimmy Barnes
  • Favourite Bowler   : Glenn McGrath

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