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Brett Geeves

Brett Geeves
Personal information
Full name Brett Geeves
Born (1982-06-13) 13 June 1982 (age 32)
Claremont, Tasmania, Australia
Nickname Banger
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm fast medium
Role Bowler
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 168) 30 August 2008 v Bangladesh
Last ODI 9 April 2009 v South Africa
Domestic team information
2002–2011 Tasmania
2008 Delhi Daredevils
Source: CricketArchive, 24 October 2009

Brett Geeves (born 13 June 1982) is a retired Australian cricket player, who played for the Tasmanian Tigers in Australian domestic cricket, and for the Glenorchy Cricket Club in Tasmanian club cricket. He was also selected by the Delhi DareDevils in the Indian Premier League. Primarily a right-arm opening bowler, Geeves developed into a solid lower-order batsman.

In 2011, he was forced to retire from interstate and international cricket due to a series of back injuries. He is a now a journalist and commentator.

International career

One day international

Geeves made his One Day International debut against Bangladesh on 30 August 2008, taking 2 for 11.[1][specify]


On 2 March 2009 Geeves was called up to the Australian squad touring South Africa after Doug Bollinger suffered an abdominal-muscle strain while training in the nets.[2]

External links

  • Cricinfo Profile
  • Tasmanian Tigers Profile
  • Cricket Australia Profile
  • Man of the Match


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