Moises Henriques overview

Moises Constantino Henriques was born on 1st February 1987 in Funchal, Portugal moved to Australia at a very tender age, who started playing for the Australian cricket team from 2009. When he was 16 years of age, Henriques was selected for the Australian U-19 cricket team's squad for the 2004 U-19 Cricket World Cup in Bangladesh, where he scored 95 runs and took 11 wickets.

Henriques was the captain of the Australian U-19 team for the 2006 U-19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka. Under his captaincy, his team performed great to led the Australian team to a semi-final berth. Henriques was the stand out player of the tournament where he scored 150 runs and claimed 16 wickets at 10.52 in 5 matches, where he finished as the World Cup's leading wicket-taker.

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 4 8 1 164 81 23.43 346 47.4 0 0 2 12 2
ODI 13 12 2 105 22 10.5 151 69.54 0 0 0 10 0
T20 14 11 4 220 62 31.43 162 135.8 0 0 2 10 9
IPL 57 50 16 969 74 28.5 756 128.17 0 0 5 87 27

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 4 4 330 164 2 1/48 1/48 2.98 82.0 165.0 0 0
ODI 13 12 402 347 8 3/32 3/32 5.18 43.38 50.25 0 0
T20 14 9 132 189 7 3/22 3/22 8.59 27.0 18.86 0 0
IPL 57 55 890 1244 38 3/16 3/16 8.39 32.74 23.42 0 0

Early signs

Henriques made his List A debut for New South Wales against Victoria on 2nd January 2006. He was the youngest ever List A debutant for New South Wales. He made his first-class debut against South Australia on 17th October 2006 for New South Wales at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Just a week later, he took 5/17 against Queensland and became the youngest New South Wales cricketer to take 5 wickets in a first-class cricket. However, due to injury, he was not able to play for over a year. Later he regained his fitness and performed well for his club, St George, in Sydney Grade Cricket, he got a place in the squad once again.

ODI Career

Henriques made his ODI debut against India at Arun Jaitley Stadium on 31st October 2009. He has played about 11 ODI matches and scored just 81 runs at a strike rate of 68.07.

Test career

Henriques was picked in Australia's Test squad for their series against India in 2013. He made his debut on 22nd February 2013, where he scored his maiden half- century with 68 runs in the 1st innings of the 1st test. Since his debut, he has played in just 4 test matches from which he has scored 164 runs.

IPL career

Henriques made his IPL debut for the Kolkata Knight Riders against the Deccan Chargers on 19th April 2009 at MA Chidambaram Stadium. His most consistent and eye catchy performances were played for the Sunrisers Hyderabad, where he spent a great time with the team from 2014 to 2017. In 2018, he was bought by the Kings XI Punjab in the player auction for the 2019 IPL and was released ahead of IPL 2020. He has played 57 IPL matches from which he has scored 969 runs at a strike rate of 128.17 and has also scalped 38 wickets at an economy rate of 8.39.

T20 Career

The right-arm fast-medium bowler made his debut on 15th February 2009 against New Zealand at Sydney Cricket Ground. Henriques has played in 11 T20 international matches so far and has 4 wickets to his name at an economy rate of 9.29. His best figures in a match stands at 2/35.

ICC Trophies

His Domestic career shows his ability and passion for cricket. There is no doubt about the fact, that he can perform better in International cricket, all he needs is, a few more matches in his kitty.


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