ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Australia Team

2015 Australian Cricket Team Fixtures

Date Match Venue Result
Sat, Feb 14 England Vs Australia Match 2, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne Australia 342/9 (50/50 ov); England 231 (41.5/50 ov) | Australia won by 111 runs
Sat, Feb 21 Australia Vs Bangladesh Match 11, The Gabba, Brisbane Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Sat, Feb28 Australia Vs New Zealand Match 20, Eden Park, Auckland Australia 151 (32.2/50 ov); New Zealand 152/9 (23.1/50 ov) | New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 161 balls remaining)
Wed, March 4 Australia Vs Afghanistan Match 26, WACA, Perth Australia 417/6 (50/50 ov); Afghanistan 142 (37.3/50 ov) | Australia won by 275 runs
Sun, March 8 Australia Vs Sri Lanka Match 32, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Australia 376/9 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 312 (46.2/50 ov) | Australia won by 64 runs
Satu, March 14 Australia Vs Scotland Match 40, Bellerive Oval, Hobart Scotland 130 (25.4/50 ov); Australia 133/3 (15.2/50 ov) | Australia won by 7 wickets (with 208 balls remaining)
Fri, March 20 Australia Vs Pakistan 3rd Quarter-Final at Adelaide  

Australian Cricket Team 2015 Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR For Against
Australia 6 4 1 0 1 9 +2.257 1419/215.2 967/223.1

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Australia Squad / Players

Michael Clarke (Captain)

  • Middle-order batsman
  • Right-hand bat
  • Slow left-arm orthodox Bowling

George Bailey (Vice-Captain)

  • Top-order batsman
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm medium Bowling

Pat Cummins

  • Bowler
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast Bowling

Xavier Doherty

  • Bowler
  • Left-hand bat
  • Slow left-arm orthodox Bowling

James Faulkner

  • Right-hand bat
  • Left-arm fast-medium Bowling

Aaron Finch

  • Top-order batsman
  • Right-hand bat
  • Slow left-arm orthodox Bowling

Brad Haddin (Wicketkeeper)

  • Wicketkeeper, batsman
  • Right-hand bat Bowling

Josh Hazlewood

  • Bowler
  • Left-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast-medium Bowling

Mitchell Johnson

  • Bowler
  • Left-hand bat
  • Left-arm fast Bowling

Mitchell Marsh

  • Top-order batsman
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm medium Bowling

Glenn Maxwell

  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm offbreak Bowling

Steven Smith

  • Allrounder
  • Right-hand bat
  • Legbreak googly Bowling

Mitchell Starc

  • Bowler
  • Left-hand bat
  • Left-arm fast Bowling

David Warner

  • Opening batsman
  • Left-hand bat
  • Legbreak Bowling

Shane Watson

  • Allrounder
  • Right-hand bat
  • Right-arm fast-medium Bowling
 

Australia Team Statistics in 2015 World Cup

Most Runs

Pos Player Innings Runs Avg Strike Rate 4s 6s
1 Steven Smith 7 40.2 67 91.57 37 4
2 David Warner 8 345 49.29 120.21 38 9
3 Glenn Maxwell 6 324 64.8 182.02 35 14
4 Aaron Finch 8 280 35 92.11 26 6
5 Michael Clarke 6 219 36.5 96.05 25 3
6 Shane Watson 7 208 41.6 106.12 22 4
7 Brad Haddin 5 126 42 157.5 16 4
8 George Bailey 1 55 55 79.71 3 -
9 James Faulkner 4 44 14.67 176 6 2
10 Mitchell Marsh 3 31 10.33 100 3 -

High Scores

Pos Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike Rate VS
1 David Warner 178 133 19 5 133.83 Afghanistan
2 Aaron Finch 135 128 12 3 105.47 England
3 Steven Smith 105 93 11 2 112.9 India
4 Glenn Maxwell 102 53 10 4 192.45 Sri Lanka
5 Steven Smith 95 98 8 1 96.94 Afghanistan
6 Glenn Maxwell 88 39 6 7 225.64 Afghanistan
7 Aaron Finch 81 116 7 1 69.83 India
8 Michael Clarke 74 72 10 1 102.78 New Zealand
9 Steven Smith 72 88 7 1 81.82 Sri Lanka
10 Michael Clarke 68 68 6 - 100 Sri Lanka

Most Hundreds

Pos Player Matches Innings 100s Runs Highest Score
1 Steven Smith 8 7 1 402 105
2 David Warner 8 8 1 345 178
3 Glenn Maxwell 8 6 1 324 102
4 Aaron Finch 8 8 1 280 135

Most Fifties

Pos Player Matches Innings 50s 90s Runs H.S
1 Steven Smith 8 7 4 1 402 105
2 Glenn Maxwell 8 6 2 - 324 102
3 Michael Clarke 7 6 2 - 219 74
4 Shane Watson 7 7 2 - 208 67
5 Aaron Finch 8 8 1 - 280 135
6 George Bailey 1 1 1 - 55 55

Most Wickets

Pos Player Match Balls Runs Wickets 4-FERS 5-FERS
1 Mitchell Starc 8 383 224 22 1 1
2 Mitchell Johnson 8 381 326 15 1 -
3 James Faulkner 6 251 197 10 - -
4 Josh Hazlewood 5 257 176 7 1 -
5 Glenn Maxwell 8 228 218 6 - -
6 Mitchell Marsh 3 78 69 5 - 1
7 Pat Cummins 2 79 80 5 - -
8 Shane Watson 7 156 171 2 - -
9 Michael Clarke 7 30 14 1 - -

Best Bowling Figures

Pos Player Overs Wickets Runs Maidens Economy VS
1 Mitchell Starc 9.0 6 28 - 3.11 New Zealand
2 Mitchell Marsh 9.0 5 33 - 3.67 England
3 Mitchell Starc 4.4 4 14 1 3.18 Scotland
4 Mitchell Johnson 7.3 4 22 - 3.01 Afghanistan
5 Josh Hazlewood 10.0 4 35 1 3.50 Pakistan
6 Mitchell Johnson 9.0 3 30 - 3.33 New Zealand
7 James Faulkner 9.0 3 36 1 4.00 New Zealand
8 Pat Cummins 7.0 3 42 1 6.00 Scotland
9 James Faulkner 9.0 3 48 - 5.33 Sri Lanka
10 James Faulkner 9.0 3 59 1 6.56 India

Most 5 Wicket Hauls

Pos Player Match Runs Wickets 5-FERS 4-FERS
1 Mitchell Starc 8 224 22 1 1
2 Mitchell Marsh 3 69 5 1 -

Australia Team Statistics in World Cup Session

Most Runs

Pos Player Innings Runs Avg Strike Rate 4s 6s
1 Ricky Ponting 42 1743 45.87 79.95 145 31
2 Adam Gilchrist 31 1085 36.17 98.01 141 19
3 Mark Waugh 22 1004 52.84 83.74 87 9
4 Matthew Hayden 21 987 51.95 92.94 106 23
5 Steve Waugh 30 978 48.9 81.03 73 13
6 David Boon 16 815 54.33 72.96 72 5
7 Michael Clarke 20 814 62.62 93.46 75 10
8 Shane Watson 18 641 53.42 108.64 67 17
9 Dean Jones 16 590 42.14 72.75 27 12
10 Geoff Marsh 13 579 48.25 58.66 43 5

High Individual Scores

Pos Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike Rate VS
1 David Warner 178 133 19 5 133.83 Afghanistan
2 Matthew Hayden 158 143 14 4 110.49 West Indies
3 Adam Gilchrist 149 104 13 8 143.27 Sri Lanka
4 Andrew Symonds 143 125 18 2 114.4 Pakistan
5 Ricky Ponting 140 121 4 8 115.7 India
6 Aaron Finch 135 128 12 3 105.47 England
7 Mark Waugh 130 128 14 1 101.56 Kenya
8 Mark Waugh 126 135 8 3 93.33 India
9 Geoff Marsh 126 149 12 3 84.56 New Zealand
10 Brad Hodge 123 89 8 7 138.2 Netherlands

Most Hundreds

Pos Player Matches Innings 100s Runs Highest Score
1 Ricky Ponting 46 42 5 1743 140
2 Mark Waugh 22 22 4 1004 130
3 Matthew Hayden 22 21 3 987 158
4 David Boon 16 16 2 815 100
5 Geoff Marsh 13 13 2 579 126
6 Adam Gilchrist 31 31 1 1085 149
7 Steve Waugh 33 30 1 978 120
8 Andrew Symonds 18 13 1 515 143
9 Steven Smith 13 9 1 399 105
10 Glenn Maxwell 7 6 1 324 102

Most Fifties

Pos Player Matches Innings 50s 90s Runs H.S
1 Adam Gilchrist 31 31 8 1 1085 149
2 Michael Clarke 24 20 7 3 814 93
3 Ricky Ponting 46 42 6 1 1743 140
4 Steve Waugh 33 30 6 - 978 120
5 Shane Watson 21 18 6 1 641 94
6 David Boon 16 16 5 1 815 100
7 Dean Jones 16 16 5 1 590 90
8 Michael Bevan 26 18 5 - 537 74
9 Mark Waugh 22 22 4 - 1004 130
10 Brad Haddin 14 11 4 - 458 88

Most Wickets

Pos Player Match Balls Runs Wickets 4-FERS 5-FERS
1 Glenn McGrath 39 1955 1292 71 - 2
2 Brett Lee 17 825 629 35 2 1
3 Brad Hogg 21 951 654 34 2 -
4 Shaun Tait 18 819 731 34 1 -
5 Shane Warne 17 977 624 32 4 -
6 Craig McDermott 17 894 599 27 1 1
7 Steve Waugh 33 1039 814 27 - -
8 Damien Fleming 16 800 583 26 - 1
9 Mitchell Johnson 14 672 527 22 3 -
10 Mitchell Starc 7 335 204 20 1 1

Best Bowling Figures

Pos Player Overs Wickets Runs Maidens Economy VS
1 Glenn McGrath 7 7 15 4 2.14 Namibia
2 Andy Bichel 10 7 20 - 2 England
3 Gary Gilmour 12 6 14 6 1.17 England
4 Mitchell Starc 9 6 28 - 3.11 New Zealand
5 Ken MacLeay 11.5 6 39 3 3.39 India
6 Glenn McGrath 8.4 5 14 3 1.67 West Indies
7 Alan Hurst 10 5 21 3 2.1 Canada
8 Mitchell Marsh 9 5 33 - 3.67 England
9 Dennis Lillee 12 5 34 2 2.83 Pakistan
10 Damien Fleming 9 5 36 - 4 India

Most 5 Wicket Hauls

Pos Player Match Runs Wickets 5-FERS 4-FERS
1 Glenn McGrath 39 1292 71 2 -
2 Gary Gilmour 2 62 11 2 -
3 Brett Lee 17 629 35 1 2
4 Craig McDermott 17 599 27 1 1
5 Damien Fleming 16 583 26 1 -
6 Mitchell Starc 7 204 20 1 1
7 Andy Bichel 8 197 16 1 -
8 Dennis Lillee 9 400 12 1 -
9 Ken MacLeay 4 163 8 1 -
10 Alan Hurst 3 119 7 1 -