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Sam Curran

Sam Curran
Full name Samuel Matthew Curran
Born June 3, 1998, Northampton
Current age 20
Major team England
Batting style Left Handed
Bowling style Left-arm medium fast
ODI Debut June 24, 2018 v Australia at Old Trafford, Manchester

Not only Sam Curran shares his birthday with the legend Wasim Akram, he has also shown the same qualities with the ball at a very young age. The left-arm Surrey speedster got the ability to bring the ball back into the right-hander and is considered to be a child prodigy. He made an excellent Championship debut against Kent, at only 17 and didn't take much time to impress one and all with his skills.


The ECB recognized the talent and handed him his first Test cap when he made his debut against Pakistan at Headingley in June 2018. Two months later, in only his second Test match, he bagged the Man of the Match award for his all-round display against India. In a spell of great swing bowling, he ran through the Indian top order and later orchestrated his batting prowess by scoring vital runs, which eventually proved to be the differential factor.


Sam has cricket in his blood. His father Kevin Curran played for Zimbabwe while his older brother Tom is also a regular in the English domestic circuit. 

Batting and Fielding Averages

MatInnsNoRunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCtSt
Tests71214047836.7269857.8703381400
ODIS22017158.502958.62001100
First-class4974919029629.26328957.8201426028130
List A513455975720.5870984.2001577200
Twenty20473664785015.93402118.90013916110

Bowling Averages

MatInnsBallsRunsWktsAveEconSR4w5w10
Tests7 136413521425.14 3.2945.78100
ODIS2 27290245.00 7.5036.00000
First-class49 836728383413229.04 3.4150.96561
List A51 48229221296831.30 5.5733.70100
Twenty2047 4687011964228.47 8.2420.71100

Split by Team in Tests

MatInnsBARUBAAVSRHSHUFICTSTOVMADWIER
India47 027238.8562.3878020077.41111
Pakistan11 02020.0052.6320000014.122
Sri Lanka24 111237.3350.006401001521

Split by Team in ODIs

MatInnsBARUBAAVSRHSHUFICTSTOVMADWIER
Australia11 01515.0071.42150000602
Sri Lanka11 022.0025.0020000600

Last 5 Matches in Tests

  • Batting
  • 64(119) v Sri Lanka on November 14, 2018
  • 0(1) v Sri Lanka on November 14, 2018
  • 48(104) v Sri Lanka on November 6, 2018
  • 0*(0) v Sri Lanka on November 6, 2018
  • 0(2) v India on September 7, 2018
  • 21(30) v India on September 7, 2018
  • 78(136) v India on August 30, 2018
  • 46(83) v India on August 30, 2018
  • 40(49) v India on August 9, 2018
  • Bowling
  • 0/19 vs Sri Lanka on November 14, 2018
  • 1/16 vs Sri Lanka on November 6, 2018
  • 0/15 vs Sri Lanka on November 6, 2018
  • 1/49 vs India on September 7, 2018
  • 2/23 vs India on September 7, 2018
  • 1/41 vs India on August 30, 2018
  • 1/1 vs India on August 30, 2018
  • 1/26 vs India on August 9, 2018
  • 0/27 vs India on August 9, 2018

Last 5 Matches in ODIs

  • Batting
  • 2(8) v Sri Lanka on October 23, 2018
  • 15(21) v Australia on June 24, 2018
  • Bowling
  • 0/46 vs Sri Lanka on October 23, 2018
  • 2/44 vs Australia on June 24, 2018

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4397 116
2 South Africa 3712 106
3 England 4722 105
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 Australia 3663 102
FULL Ranking