Bailey s test appearances came in australia s 5 0 whitewash of england in the 2013 14 ashes series. Born on september 7 1982 george bailey was selected to play for tasmania during the 2005 06 season after a spate of injuries hampered the team.
He made his international debut in 2012 t20 game a captain.
George bailey cricketer. He is the second australian player to make his international debut as a captain. George herbert bailey 29 october 1853 10 october 1926 was an australian cricketer who played first class cricket for tasmania from 1873 to 1893 and for the australian team in england and north america in 1878. While the right hand batsman supported a textbook like stance for the most part of his career the last few years nearly saw him not watching the bowler in his run up.
Bailey s rapid rise to the captaincy in limited overs cricket spoke volumes of his leadership ability and popularity in the australian dressing room. George john bailey born 7 september 1982 is a former australian cricketer who was the captain of the australian t20i team and vice captain of the australian odi team. Bailey enjoyed greater success in one day internationals averaging 40 58 with the bat and he was a member of australia s world cup winning squad in 2015.
George john bailey born 7 september 1982 is an australian cricketer who has captained the australian odi and t20 international teams. After a long apprenticeship in domestic cricket george bailey was finally rewarded with regular international appearances. After retiring from all forms of cricket he became an australian national selector.
He can throw from both hands he recently learned throwing from left hand when his right hand was injured. Bailey made the most of his selection plundering. He averaged 26 14 in the series with a highest score of 53.
If that seems a. Bailey had led australia in 57 out of his 120 white ball matches. George bailey had been on the australian domestic cricket scene for a decade when he made his international debut in early 2012 yet few men have had such a meteoric rise.