Amelia Kerr Biography, career, Born

Amelia Kerr (born 13 October 2000) is a New Zealand cricketer who plays for the New Zealand women’s national cricket team. On 13 June 2018, Kerr made the highest individual score in a WODI match, and became the youngest cricketer, male or female, to score a double century in One Day International cricket, when she scored 232 against Ireland. The double century was also the third highest individual score, either man or woman, in an ODI match. Later in the same match, she took 5 for 17, her first five-for in WODIs.

In August 2018, after touring Ireland and England in the previous months, he was awarded a central contract by New Zealand Cricket. In October 2018, she was named in New Zealand’s squad for the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 tournament in the West Indies. Ahead of the tournament, he was named as a player to watch in the team.

In March 2019, she was named as the ANZ International Women’s ODI Player of the Year at the annual New Zealand Cricket Awards. In January 2020, she was named in New Zealand’s squad for the 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia.

amelia kerr
personal information
Full Name amelia charlotte kerr
Birth 13 October 2000 (age 23) Wellington , New Zealand
batting style right hand
bowling style right arm leg break
Role bowling allrounder
Family Jess Kerr (Sister)
Robbie Kerr (Father)
Bruce Murray (Grandfather)
international information
national side
  • new zealand
ODI debut (cap  135 ) 9 November 2016 vs  Pakistan
last one day 24 February 2022 vs  Indian Women
T20I debut (cap  49 ) 21 November 2016 vs  Pakistan
final t20i 2 February 2020 vs  South Africa
Home team information
Year Team
2014/15– wellington
2018 southern viper
2019/20 brisbane heat
career statistics
Competition mt20e
match 29 24
scored runs 479 25
batting average 39.91 5.00
century/half century 1/1 0/0
high score 232 * 12 *
of marigold 1,468 521
Wicket 47 23
average bowling 22.17 22.52
5 wickets in an innings 1 0
10 wickets in the match 0 0
best bowling 5/17 3/16
catch/stump 16/- 12/-
 2 February 2020

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