Pat Cummins

Name
Pat Cummins
Nationality
ausAustralia
Position
Bowler
Current Team
Australia
Leagues
ICC Cricket World Cup
Born
May 8, 1993
Age
30

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Pat Cummins Profile

Pat Cummins, born in Sydney in 1993, has rapidly ascended the ranks to become one of Australia’s most formidable fast bowlers. Making a sensational Test debut in 2011 against South Africa, Cummins showcased his prowess by clinching a six-wicket haul. His ability to generate express pace combined with a knack for swing has made him a nightmare for batsmen worldwide.

Cummins’ journey hasn’t been without challenges. Injuries plagued his early career, but resilience saw him return stronger each time. His performances in the Ashes and against India are testament to his caliber. Beyond the international arena, he’s also made significant contributions in T20 leagues, including the IPL.

 

Pat Cummins Stats

Pat Cummins Batting Career Summary

Format Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Test 55 78 11 1100 63 16.41 2599 42.32 0 2 107 25 29 0
ODI 75 47 15 324 36 10.12 438 73.97 0 0 23 5 19 0
T20I 50 23 11 116 21 9.66 94 123.4 0 0 6 6 15 0
FC 69 95 19 1434 82* 18.86 3174 45.17 0 5 150 27 34 0
List A 100 62 19 535 49 12.44 674 79.37 0 0 38 11 30 0
T20 128 72 31 693 66* 16.9 501 138.32 0 3 41 41 31 0

Pat Cummins Bowling Career Summary

Format Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Test 55 101 11396 5484 239 6/23 10/62 22.94 2.88 47.6 14 9 1
ODI 75 75 3938 3424 124 5/70 5/70 27.61 5.21 31.7 6 1 0
T20I 50 50 1098 1350 55 3/15 3/15 24.54 7.37 19.9 0 0 0
FC 69 126 13998 6738 285 6/23 10/62 23.64 2.88 49.1 17 9 1
List A 100 100 5220 4490 163 5/70 5/70 27.54 5.16 32 8 1 0
T20 128 128 2868 3815 143 4/16 4/16 26.67 7.98 20 3 0 0

Pat Cummins Recent Matches

Match Batting Bowling Date Ground
Australia vs England 36 & 9 1/66 & 1/79 27-Jul-2023 The Oval
Australia vs England 1 1/129 19-Jul-2023 Manchester
Australia vs England 0 & 1 6/91 & 1/77 06-Jul-2023 Leeds
Australia vs England 22* & 11 1/46 & 3/69 28-Jun-2023 Lord’s
Australia vs England 38 & 44* 0/59 & 4/63 16-Jun-2023 Birmingham

Debut of Pat Cummins

Format Opponent Venue Date
Test South Africa Johannesburg November 17 – 21, 2011
ODI South Africa Centurion October 19, 2011
T20I South Africa Cape Town October 13, 2011
FC NSW vs Tasmania Hobart March 03 – 05, 2011
List A NSW vs Queensland Sydney February 13, 2011
T20 Tasmania vs NSW Sydney January 19, 2011

World Cup Performances – Early Days

  • Pat Cummins played a crucial role in Australia’s 2019 World Cup campaign, finishing as the team’s second-highest wicket-taker with 14 wickets in 10 matches.

Notable Achievements

  • Cummins became the youngest Australian cricketer to receive a central contract at just 18 years of age in 2011.
  • He was named the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year in 2020.
  • In 2019, he became the world’s top-ranked Test bowler.

Style of Play

Cummins is known for his express pace and ability to extract bounce from any surface. His aggressive approach and consistent line and length make him a threat in all formats.

International Career

  • Made his Test debut against South Africa in 2011 and immediately made an impact with a six-wicket haul.
  • He has been a mainstay in the Australian bowling lineup across all formats since his return from injuries in 2017.

IPL and Domestic Cricket Performances

  • Cummins has represented teams like Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals in the IPL. In 2020, KKR bought him for a whopping INR 15.5 crores, making him the most expensive overseas buy in IPL history.
  • Domestically, he has been a stalwart for New South Wales.

Future Prospects

At just 28, Cummins is expected to lead the Australian pace attack for years to come. His leadership qualities have also been recognized, leading to discussions about potential captaincy roles in the future.

Trivia

  • Cummins took his maiden Test fifty in the 2019 Ashes series, showcasing his all-round abilities.
  • He is often nicknamed “Cider” by his teammates.

FAQs of Pat Cummins

Q1. When did Pat Cummins make his debut for the Australian cricket team?

A: Pat Cummins made his Test debut for Australia against South Africa at Wanderers Stadium on November 17, 2011.

Q2. What notable achievement did Pat Cummins secure in the ICC rankings in 2019?

A: In 2019, Pat Cummins rose to prominence by becoming the world’s top-ranked Test bowler in the ICC rankings.

Q3. Which IPL teams has Pat Cummins played for, and which team made him the most expensive overseas buy?

A: Pat Cummins has played for teams like Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals in the IPL. In 2020, Kolkata Knight Riders acquired him for a record INR 15.5 crores, making him the most expensive overseas purchase in IPL history.

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