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Steven Finn

Batting style:
Right Handed bat
Bowling style:
Right-arm fast medium
Played for:
England, England A, England XI, Middlesex, Otago, England Under-19, England Lions
Roles played:
Bowler
ICC Rank:
Batting:
0
Bowling:
14
Batting:
0
Bowling:
21
Home country:
England
Born:
April 04, 1989, Watford, Hertfordshire

Profile

Steven Finn is a fast, lanky English bowler with a high-arm action, having impeccable control over line and length. As a rising star for Middlesex since 2005, young Finn progressed to feature for England in all U-21 levels. After a productive county season in 2009, the 6' 7” speedster was flown to Bangladesh in 2010 where he made his debut in a two-Test series as a replacement for another big man of a similar mould, Steve Harmison.

On Bangladesh’s return tour to England, Finn was once again bought as a first-change seamer, taking two five-fors in as many games. He retained his spot for the arrival of Pakistan, clinching a few scalps in Pakistan’s demolition in the first two Tests. “Finny” impressed in his early outings, with solid performances against a dangerous looking Aussie batting line-up in 2011. His figures of 6-125 helped England avoid defeat in the 1st Ashes Test, whereas in the 2nd Test, Finn helped his side to a victory at Adelaide. He then went on to make his ODI debut against the same opposition later that year.
 


Fast Facts

  • Steven Finn became Middlesex’s youngest debutant his premier match in 2005, breaking a 56 year-long record held by Fred Titmus since 1949.
  • At 22, Finn became the youngest Englishman to take 50 Test wickets.
     


Statistics

Show:
  Matches Innings Runs NO Avg. SR 100's 50's HS
Test 24 30 169 15 11.26 28.64 0 1 56
ODI 62 26 120 11 8.00 61.53 0 0 35
T20 20 3 14 3 - 73.68 0 0 8*
  Matches Innings Balls Runs Wickets BBI BBM Avg. Econ. 4w 5w 10w Extras
Test 24 45 4534 2763 98 6/79 / 28.19 3.65 5 5 0 28
ODI 62 60 3202 2700 94 5/33 / 28.72 5.05 4 2 0 88
T20 20 20 456 544 26 3/16 / 20.92 7.15 0 0 0 15
  Catches Stumpings Runouts
Test 6 0 1
ODI 12 0 7
T20 5 0 1

Career

Span:
Test:
2010-2015
 
ODI:
2011-2015
 
T20:
2011-2015
Test
Debut:
England Vs Bangladesh at Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong - Mar 12, 2010
Last played:
England Vs Australia at Edgbaston, Birmingham - Jul 29, 2015
ODI
Debut:
England Vs Australia at Brisbane Cricket Ground (Woolloongabba), Brisbane - Jan 30, 2011
Last played:
England Vs New Zealand at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street - Jun 20, 2015
T20
Debut:
England Vs West Indies at The Oval, London - Sep 23, 2011
Last played:
England Vs New Zealand at Old Trafford, Manchester - Jun 23, 2015
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