Tim Southee – Age, Career Info, News, Stats, Records & Videos

Personal Information

Full Name Timothy Grant Southee
Born December 11, 1988
Age 34
Birthplace Whangarei, New Zealand
Batting Style Right-hand
Bowling Style Right-arm medium-fast
Playing Role Bowler
Nationality New Zealand

Career Information

Tim Southee is a professional cricketer from New Zealand who plays as a right-arm medium-fast bowler. He made his debut for the New Zealand cricket team in 2008 and has been an integral part of the team ever since. Southee has played in all three formats of the game and has been particularly successful in Test cricket. He has also played for several domestic teams including Northern Districts and Essex.

International Debut

Format Opponent Date Venue
Test England March 22, 2008 Napier
ODI England June 15, 2008 Chester-le-Street
T20I England June 13, 2008 Manchester

Career Stats

Test ODI T20I
Matches 78 156 87
Wickets 309 301 106
Bowling Average 28.50 28.74 25.21
5-Wickets in Innings 11 3 0
10-Wickets in Match 1
Best Bowling 7/64 7/33 5/18

Records and Achievements

  • Southee has taken 10 wickets in a match once in his Test career. He achieved this feat against England in March 2013.
  • He has taken 7 wickets in an innings twice in his Test career.
  • Southee is the youngest player to take 200 Test wickets for New Zealand.
  • He has taken 6 five-wicket hauls in Test cricket and 3 in ODI cricket.
  • In 2019, Southee was named New Zealand’s Test Player of the Year.

Latest News

Tim Southee is currently playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League 2023. He had a successful tour of India in late 2022, where he played a crucial role in New Zealand’s Test series win. He is also expected to play a key role in New Zealand’s upcoming tour of Australia in 2023.

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Social Profile

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